J. M. Dent and co. London. 1907.
FIRST EDITION. 4to.(10.5 x 8.4 inches). Finely illustrated with 56 colour plates, each with a printed tissue paper guard. A fine and clean copy in an early fine binding of half green morocco. The spine has two raised bands, each with decorative gilt tolling. Tan title label, gilt. Gilt ruled box designs. There is an illustrated multi coloured leather onlay design to the middle of the spine showing a garden scene. Green cloth on boards. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Two previous owners colour bookplates to the front paste down. A fine copy in a fine binding. The binding is unsigned but certainly the work of a master bookbinder.