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Author Name    Collodi, C. [Carlo Lorenzini]

Title   Pinocchio. The Story of a Puppet

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good (Plus)

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Philadelphia/London J.B. Lippincott Company 1914

Illustrator   Maria L. Kirk

Seller ID   005128

Philadelphia/London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1914. This is a Very Good (Plus) copy. Decorative red cloth binding, with an illustration in black with white filling of the famous puppet running away; gilt titling on the spine and front cover. Clean text; 234 pages; top-edge is gilt. Introduction by Louise R. Bell. Delightfully illustrated in colour by Maria L. Kirk; on frontis and seven others within. There is a nice bookplate on the front paste-down, but the name is blank (fill it in yourself!). There are no other internal issues, rare in a children's book. Some very light rub to the margins; some light stains or mottling on the rear cover. The dustjacket is present. Unclipped, showing edgewear, with some chipping at the margins; spine a bit darkened. In an archival plastic protector. A nice copy of the classic tale. . First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good (Plus)/Very Good. Illus. by Maria L. Kirk. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Price = 75.00 USD



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