1906 North Cornwall Fairies and Legends
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First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, Very Scarce
The first edition of this work. A very scarce work. A charming and entertaining work detailing the folklore and fairies prominent in North Cornwall, England. Illustrated with a frontispiece, eight plates, and many in-text illustrations. Written by Nellie Sloggett under the pseudonym Enys Tregarthen. With an introduction by Howard Fox.
In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. Minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. A small amount of fading, and some discolouration to the joints. Front hinge is starting but firm. Prior owner's ink inscription to the recto to the front endpaper. Internally, generally firmly bound. Pages are bright and generally clean with some spots.
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