KINGSLEY, Charles (author). Harry G. THEAKER (illustrator). The Water Babies. London; Ward, Lock & Co., Limited. Circa 1933.
Large square 8vo. Original light green cloth lettered and decorated in black to spine and upper cover, double-page pictorial endpapers; pp. [iv], vii-x, -340 + , adverts.; complete with 48 glorious coloured plates (including endpapers); a very good copy with small marking to cover plate, toning and light foxing to edges of book block, bruising to spine ends, and tiny turning and mild abrasion to forecorners; internally attractive with occasional pale foxing.
Early edition illustrated by Theaker, issued in the Charming Colour Books for Children series.