London: Kaye and Ward Ltd, 1969/1946, 5th (and last) revised edition, brown boards, in green jacket with black titles and small illustration of children reading, tall 8vo; 320 pp including list of authors and their books and index. Reference biography, hardback.
A standard work, which draws on the author's years of research and his own rewriting of classic tales for children.
CONDITION: Fine in Very Good Plus jacket; no names, straight, tight, clean in nice jacket with a little rubbing on spine ends and creases; unclipped, 30s. Item #22350