New York: Duffield & Company, 1922. Maxfield Parrish. Hardcover. 358pp. Quarto [24 cm] Dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles and an illustrated paper label mounted to the front cover. Good only. The extremities are gently bumped and rubbed, and the boards are barely perceptibly concave. The edges of the text block are very slightly darkened and soiled. The endsheets are split along the hinges. There is a contemporary gift inscription on the front free endsheet. The text block is cracked at p. 5. Dark patches on pp. 35 and 35. Item #33095
Parrish began as an illustrator for children's books and developed into a muralist and leading illustrator. He produced art for 33 publishers including Harper's Bazaar and Life.