KINGSLEY, Charles (author). Jessie Willcox SMITH (illustrator). The Water Babies. London; Boots The Chemist. .
4to. Original forest green pictorial cloth gilt; pp. [vi], vii- ix + [iii], 3-240; illustrated with 12 fine coloured plates mounted-at-large behind captioned tissues and other drawings throughout printed in green; a remarkably bright copy with a couple of tiny nicks to spine head and light dust-soiling to top edge of book block; internally unusually fresh, with all plates and tissues fine.
Early edition illustrated thus. A very attractive edition of this children's classic.