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London: Duckworth & Co., 1910 - Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-viii [1] 2-312, printed slip attributing the two illustrations to Monsell tipped in before page vii, two inserted plates with illustrations in color by E. A. Monsell, original pictorial green cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black and gold, publisher's device stamped in black on rear panel, t.e.g. First edition, first issue. ". arguably WDLM's single greatest fiction, and certainly one of the central animal fantasies of the 20th century ." - Clute and Grant (eds), The Encyclopedia of Fantasy, pp. 261-62. "A stylized, mystical fairy tale . Lush and imaginative writing establishes a strange, poetic world of intense natural beauty." - Waggoner, The Hills of Faraway 317. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-111. Schlobin, The Literature of Fantasy 294. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature IV, pp. 1926-29. Bleiler (1978), p. 59. Reginald 04035. A fine copy in nearly fine pictorial dust jacket with just a touch of wear at lower spine end and corner tips, tiny chip at bottom rear spine fold, and a 35 mm closed tear along upper front flap fold. A superb copy of a book rarely found in jacket. In a lightly rubbed quarter green morocco slipcase. (#149948) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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