(#173614) THE BOOK OF WONDER: A CHRONICLE OF LITTLE ADVENTURES AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD. Lord Dunsany, Edward Plunkett.

THE BOOK OF WONDER: A CHRONICLE OF LITTLE ADVENTURES AT THE EDGE OF THE WORLD. London: William Heinemann, 1912. Octavo, pp. [i-viii] ix [x] xi [xii] 1-97 [98: epilogue] [99: printer's imprint] [100: blank], ten inserted plates with illustrations by Sidney H. Sime, original brown boards with green cloth shelf back, front and spine panels stamped in gold, pictorial paper inlay with illustration by Sime on front panel. First edition, first issue with title stamped on front panel measuring 2 3/4 inches. The author's seventh book. Signed by Dunsany on the front free endpaper. Bleiler, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction 577. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 74. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature I, pp. 161-63. Tymn (ed), Fantasy Literature, p. 78. Bleiler (1978), p. 65. Reginald 04605. Anderson I.7.a. Corners worn, short split in cloth at lower edge of front joint, pictorial inlay on front cover scuffed, inner hinges reinforced with cellophane tape, a sound, good copy. (#173614).

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