Irish Fairy Tales by W.B. and Jack Yeats 1st / 1st 1892

Irish Fairy Tales by W.B. and Jack Yeats 1st / 1st 1892

£450.00Price

First UK edition published by T Fisher Unwin in 1892. This is a very good or better copy. In the original publishers floral cloth binding. The boards are in great shape with only minor wear to the corner tips. The spine has browned.  The front and back boards are pretty much mark free. The pages are also very clean with no foxing or browning. There is a contemporary previous owner's inscription to one of the end papers. Overall a pleasing copy in very good or better condition. 

 

An early collection of fairy tales collated by William Yeats with two illustrations by his brother Jack Yeats. Themes include land and water fairies, evil spirits and cats. Part of the childrens library series. A rare book in very good or better condition.