London: J. M. Dent & Sons, New York: Dutton, 1915 thus illustrated/1877, 3rd reprint in this (smaller) size 1934/1928, Temple Press England; cream boards with horses racing across a field, plain endpapers, with twelve coloured pictures (all present) and many line illustrations; 8vo; 226 pp. Juvenile hardback.
An early printing of these beautiful illustrations. We just couldn't discard it!
CONDITION: Good Minus; no names, straight and sound, the boards are so rubbed that the picture is hard to see and the spine is illegible, otherwise, surprisingly, not bad, bumps along board edges and extrems, darkening pages flat and clean with some pale foxing, plates clean but some lightly rippled. Item #22383