STEWART, Mary. SMITH, Jessie Willcox DARTON, Helen M.
Title: Way to Wonderland. With Illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith. Decorations by Helen M. Darton.
Publisher:  Hodder and Stoughton , London, 1918,
Seller ID: 94731
STEWART, Mary. The Way to Wonderland. With Illustrations by Jessie Willcox Smith. Decorations by Helen M. Darton. London : Hodder and Stoughton Limited, n.d. [ca 1918]. Pp (8),-,(1), tipped-in colour frontis + 5 tipped-in colour plates (all with printed tissue guards). Large 8vo, gilt and colour illustrated front board and spine, illustrated endpapers (fairies). Contents : The Fairies' Picnic / The Wind's Song / East Wind's Crown / The Pool in Wonderland: I. How Polly found her Way there. II. How Billy found hisWay there / The Chipmunk's Tale / The Dragonfly's Story / The Garden of Sl eep / The Rabbit's Gift / Among the Stars / The Enchanted Valley / Merry Christmas. Jessie Willcox Smith (1863-1935) was a United States illustrator famous for her work in magazines such as Ladies Home Journal and for her illustrations for children's books. Lightly rubbed, light wear to spine ends and corners, nick to fore-edge of front board, tear to one plate, else plates and covers bright, gift inscription (dated 1922), else a very good copy. 110.00