The Happy Prince and Other Tales Illustrated by Walter Crane & Jacomb Hood
London: David Nutt, 1889. Half title, frontis with tissue, vignettes in text. In original cream paper-covered boards, decorated in black, lettered in red, spine lettered in black. A collection of five stories first published in May 1888. This edition January 1889. Stories are: The Happy Prince, The Nightingale and the Rose, The Selfish Giant, The Devoted Friend, and The Remarkable Rocket. 116 pages. 225 x 170 mm (8¾ x 6¾ inches).
Condition: The boards are soiled and bumped to the corners. The spine is very delicate and worn, a strip has come away, but is retained inside the book. Previous owner's stamp to front free endpaper, where there is also a small loss to page corner. Some foxing throughout. Overall a good copy.