London: Elkin Mathews & Marrot, Ltd, 1930. 8vo. First edition. Limited edition. #331 of 1060 numbered copies (60 for presentation). Quarter grey cloth over patterned paper boards. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Illustrated by Edward Bawden. 13 coloured pochoir plates. 6 illustrations in text. Endpapers with aerial views of Kew Gardens and Kew Green. Spine ends and corner tips gently rubbed. Tanning to edges of boards. Just a touch of foxing to the prelims. Very good +. Item #6171
A nice copy of this scarce book with Bawden's amusing pochoir illustrations complementing the story.
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