Dream-Pedlar


SACKVILLE, Lady Margaret. The Dream-Pedlar. With coloured illustrations by Florence Anderson and black & white illustrations by Clara Shirley Hayward.L: Simpkin, Marshall. Hamilton, Kent & Co., Ltd., (1914). Pp. 184. With si xteen full colour illustrations, including the frontis, pasted to a sturdy stock. Large 8vo, blue cloth with black and silver illustration of the winged and balloon-bedecked Dream-pedlar to the front, a similar, but smaller, balloon illustration to the spine, gilt titles to front and spine. A collection of charming children's stories about lords and ladies, princes and fairies, with whimsical illustrations by Florence Anderson. Stories include: "The Dream Pedlar"; "The Disastrous Bucket"; "The Sad Story of the Heart of Colinette; "The Poet, the Painter, and the Witch-girl"; "The Prince Who wasHarrassed by Dreams"; "The Old Woman and the Magic Cauldron"; "The Beautif ul Princess"; "The Luck-Shop"; "Ydrun and the Prince"; "The Enchanted Mirror"; "The Painter and the Wind"; "Strange Adventures of Mrs. Wigan"; "The Poet, Twilight, and Miss Alicia"; "Columbine in Cricklebury"; "The Beggar Maid and the Three Kings"; "Story of the Little Cupid Who was Cold"; "The Golden Snake"; "The Princess and the Shepherd". Illustrations to the cloth lightly rubbed, a barely perceptible bend to the upper portion of the volume, spine ends and corners bumped with small nicks, slight offset browning to the preceding page (in the margins) and following page (in the text) of each colour plate, the occasional smudge to a margin of a page, and the margin of the plate opposite p. 152 (not affecting the the image), light spotting to the endpapers, gift inscription on the ffep, else a very nice copy. All plates crisp and bright. 400.00

Title: Dream-Pedlar

Author Name: SACKVILLE, Lady Margaret ANDERSON, Florence HAYWARD, Clara Shirley

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall. Hamilton, Kent & Co., Ltd., 1914,:

Seller ID: 63369

Keywords: LITERATURE CHILDREN ENGLAND ENGLISH BRITISH JUVENILE FAIRIES UNITED KINGDOM ,