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Australian Wild Flower Fairies
Mass, Nuri,
Consolidated Press, Sydney, 1945. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: botanical illustrations by Nuri Mass, fairy illustrations by Celeste Mass.. First Edition. The book was first published by The Shakespeare Head Press in 1937. Paper wraps. Black and white illustrations throughout. Wraps chipped spine with a little loss of paper at the head and foot of the spine, the wraps have lifted off the staples used in the binding, otherwise good. Muir 4873. Predominantly an educational book with good clear illustrations of Australian plants. I first thought the fairies were Ida Rentoul Outhwaite’s work. Quite a scarce, fragile little book. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: botanical illustrations by Nuri Mass, fairy illustrations by Celeste Mass.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Faerie ; Australia; Inventory No: 0202467. Fair Condition
Price: $56.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0202467  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Beg o' the Upland
Lewis, Michael,
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1922. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Roy Meldrum. First Edition. 200 pp., 16 full-page illustrations and one panel on the front cover by Ray Meldrum. Sticker removal mark at top right of front endpaper, bottom corner of front board split, the rear bottom corner bumped, head and heel of spine slightly knocked. "And once more, when the fiery sun has kissed the bole of the Western Elm, I shall see before me on his little oaken stool that lonely child of Earth, my own particular fairy -- Beg, the last of the Field Folk." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Roy Meldrum. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Faerie ; Inventory No: 0201619. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0201619  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Singing Ringing Tree
Hastings, Selina,
ISBN: 0744507014
Walker Books, London, 1988. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Brierley, Louise. First Edition. 400 g; not paginated, (12 full-page illustrations opposite 12 pages of text and two other pages) in original hardcover binding slightly rubbed on the bottom edge at the spine, in dust jacket which has been price clipped, and has a faint creases running diagonally across the front panel. Based on Peggy Miller's version of the traditional story, Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Brierley, Louise. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Faerie ; Fiction -- Childrens; ISBN: 0744507014. ISBN/EAN: 9780744507010. Inventory No: 0226198. Very Good Condition
Price: $21.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0226198  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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