Mackay, Isabel Ecclestone. Illustrated by Thelma Cudlipp.
Title THE SHINING SHIP AND OTHER VERSE FOR CHILDREN.
Publisher George H. Doran, New York, 1918, first edition.
Seller ID 17147
82 pp, large 8vo (9 3/16" H), hard cover with gold lettering on spine and front board, color illustration (paste-on) on front board - no dust jacket. Silhouette endpapers, color plates, b&w drawings. A collection of over 40 poems for young childre n. Fold in paper across front pastedown - caused soft impression across pages approx. up to page 17, book lightly cracked at three places, small crease at bottom of page 43/44 at gutter, one illustration with very small edge tear and scat t e r e d c o l o r offset on verso - same illustration has been reglued in place opposite page 25 instead of page 24, minor browning to pages, small faint erasure marks on free front endpaper, a few very small areas of discoloraton on free rear en dp ap er , da r ke ni ng t o edges of textblock, light wrinkling and wear at top/bottom of spine, light bump to top corner of front board - other corners have slight bump, a few tiny scuffs on pastedown picture on front board. Good+