New York. R. H. Russell. 1902. 1st Edition; Limited to 500 hand colored illustrations of which this is No. 389. Unpaginated, 30 leaves. 29 leaves with full colored illustrations as well as 2 more on each paste-down. Upper board also illustrated. 11" x 14-3/8". Paper wrapped boards, tan stitched cloth to back strip, color illustrations to paste-down end papers, bookstore label to tail of ffep, label to verso of ffep, all leaves are printed to recto only. A VG copy. Boards age toned and soiled, chipping to edges, some fraying to cloth, corners rubbed and bumped, age toning to leaves, some soiling to leaves , about a 3-1/2" tear to head of leaf 21 (The Skipping-Rope). Overall illustrations are clean and bright. Item #46353
Bookstore label is for "Chas. E. Lauriat Co Importers and Booksellers - 385 Wash'n St. Boston."