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The Hundred Riddles of The Fairy Bellaria
London: T. Fisher Unwin , 1892. Book. Illus. by Fay Godwin. Fine. Hardcover. Limited Edition. Hardcover 8vo; xii, 149, [2] pages : illustrations ; 17 cm. Contains 80 illustrations. -149; blank, p. <150> ; Gresham Press imprint, p. <151> Handmade wove paper , watermarked: UNBLEACHED ARNOLD 1892. ----------- "This is a copy of the fine edition, printed on hand-made paper, and containing an original illustration by the author. The edition is limited to 100 copies"--Tipped in inside front cover. ----------- Making a logical assumption based on the inscription the book was rebound in leather in 1914. --------- Three quarters red leather to red cloth and gilt lettering on the spine. Raised bands and gilt tooling also adorn this volume. Top edge gilt. Profusely illustrated with woodblock prints in black and white.------- Boards are clean and bright. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning more-so on a few prints. Minimal handling wear. An inscription is found on the front free endpaper dated 1914. ------- The riddles are in verse. [BAL. 11659.] .
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