Prince Pertinax. A fairy tale.
London: Field & Tuer, The Leadenhall Press, E.C, . Illustrated with twenty six beautiful tipped-in sepia drawings, including frontispiece, by Margaret L. Hooper and Margaret May. Undated, but estimated circa 1883.
Original blue-grey paper boards with a brown cloth spine. 240 x 300mm (9½ x 11¾ inches). By the same author of "The House of Raby" and "Arbell," etc.
Condition: Binding extremities are chipped and there is light wear to head of spine. Some damp staining to boards. Internally, tissue guard to frontispiece is crumpled; there is a small repaired tear to one of the front blank pages, moderate foxing to preliminaries, and a small repaired tear to page 87/88.