Paris: Hachette, (1929), Corbeil, Imprimerie Crété, 66 30-8-31; black cloth backed yellow boards with child seated on piles of books; yellow and green plaid endpapers, (pages de garde); 11 plates, as issued, hors du texte and drawings in text; 9 x 11.5"; 72 pp. French language hardback tall.
A fantasy by the adult author involving a little girl, Michelle, with a pharaoh, and evil fairy, and children, including herself, who fly with small gauzy wings, with many, rather straightforward, illustrations by Ségur.
CONDITION: Good; neat name on title page margin, straight, opens freely but not loose, slant, extrems rubbed and bumped, light even soil or foxing under glaze; some foxing on title and a few pages, spine head 3/8" flap, foot rubbed; otherwise very clean and unwrinkled; plates all nice, one has 1" white margin tear. Item #22467