GREEN, M.C. (illustrator). Magic Lanterns; Lettered and Decorated for Young Children.
GREEN, M.C. (illustrator). Magic Lanterns; Lettered and Decorated for Young Children.

GREEN, M.C. (illustrator). Magic Lanterns; Lettered and Decorated for Young Children.

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GREEN, M.C. (illustrator). Magic Lanterns; Lettered and Decorated for Young Children. London; The Bodley Head. 1949.

Royal 8vo. Original bright pictorial boards, in repeat original dustwrapper; pp. [60]; with text after the original calligraphy and decorations and illustrations throughout in full colour on every page; a near fine copy, externally exceptionally crisp and fresh, internally very good indeed with a little offsetting, a couple of minor marks, and a neat and small ownership inscription, to the endpapers, in a near fine, unclipped dustwrapper (7s 6d) with small nicking to head of spine and along top edge of upper panel.
First edition. A companion volume to the artist's earlier Stars and Primroses (1945). An anthology of poems by luminaries such as Kenneth Grahame, A.A. Milne, William Blake, Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear and Robert Louis Stevenson.

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