Nottingham: Published by Hodder and Stoughton Limited, for Boots Pure Drug Co., Ltd, Circa 1931. Hodder and Stoughton reprint published for Boots Pure Drug Co. Hardcover. 271pp. Quarto [25.5 cm] Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering and decorative stamping to the backstrip, and lettering and pictorial stamping in gilt and black ink on the front board. The backstrip is sunned. Large areas of toning to the endpapers. In a dust jacket, darkening to the spine, with light foxing and soiling, as well as a handful of small open tears to the edges. The largest tear is from the paper at the head of the spine measuring just under 1" wide by 1/2" deep. Very good / very good. Item #59131
In addition to being well known for her illustrations for Peter Pan, Gwynedd M. Hudson (1909-1935) is also highly respected for her illustrations for "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland." The Gwynedd Hudson edition of Alice is widely considered to be one of the most stellar editions and has been repeatedly reprinted.