TUNNICLIFFE, C.F. (illustrator). Harcourt WILLIAMS (editor). Tales From Ebony. London; Nattali & Maurice, Ltd. 1947.
8vo. Original polished red cloth pictorially blocked and lettered in gilt, top edge red, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper by Tunnicliffe; pp. [viii] + 167; with frontispiece and 32 other coloured plates alongside chapter-headings and tailpieces in line; a very fresh copy, both externally and internally, which is slightly sprung to upper board, protected by an attractive, partially clipped dustwrapper (6/-), with spotting and old tab marking to the reverse, fraying to spine ends, and very short tears to corners (longest 15mm); scarce in the dustwrapper.
New edition; first published in 1934. A collection of thirty-one individually selected fairy tales drawn from Andersen, Grimm, Andrew Lang, Tolstoy and the Arabian Nights.