London & NY: Faber and Faber & Fountain Press, 1930.
Small quarto. First edition. One of 650 copies signed by de la Mare. With an engraved title-page and decorations by Rex Whistler, with tissue guards. Some pages uncut. Spine slightly rubbed, slightest toning to endpapers, else fine in bright gilt-stamped green cloth. Lacking the slipcase. T.e.g. ... more
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London: Faber & Faber, (1933).
First edition. One of only 60 copies printed on English hand-made paper, signed by the author. With engraved title page, three tinted full-page plates and black & white headpieces by Rex Whistler. Collects seven of de la Mare's fantasy stories for children. A brilliant copy bound in full purple yapp-edged... more
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London: Longman, Green, and Co., 1902.
Octavo. First edition. With a frontispiece illustration of dancing fairies by Richard Doyle, titled "Under the Dock Leaves." This is Walter de la Mare's first book, a collection of poems written under the pen name Walter Ramal. Imagination and fantasy abound in these lighthearted verses. Inscribed to Theodore Spicer-Simson, a... more
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