de La Mare, Walter; illustrated by W. Heath Robinson
Title PEACOCK PIE: A Book of Rhymes
Book Condition Gift inscription dated 1927 to front free endsheet, else very nearly fine, a lovely example, in satiny dark green cloth embossed in gilt with calligraphic titles and illustration to front cover, gilt titles to spine; lacking dust jacket.
Edition Early reprint.
Publisher New York: Henry Holt & Co., (1927).
Seller ID 14482.01
Evergreen collection of children's verse, in an early illustrated edition with Robinson's matchless pen-and-inks--one per poem--a tissue-guarded color frontispiece, and a title page portrait of a peacock and a dreamer echoed in gilt on the cover.
Children's Literature. Illustrated Books. Poetry.