Peter Pan and Wendy. Retold by May Byron (1940)
Book ID: 61039
J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan and Wendy. Retold by May Byron for Boys and Girls With the Approval of the Author. Pictures by Mabel Lucie Attwell. London:Hodder & Stoughton, 1940. Reprint. Small folio. Pp, 188; with 12 plates in colour & 19 pen & ink drawings in the text. Pictorial cloth boards, in publisher’s dust jacket. Light wear to jacket, book in fine condition.
First published in this editon in 1931. Mabel Lucie Attwell was a British illustrator known for her drawings of children, based on her daughter, Peggy. She studied at Heatherley’s and Saint Martin’s School of Art before illustrating for magazines and books, including Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Peter Pan and The Water-Babies.