The Enchanted Forest. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul (1921)
Book ID: 65493
The Enchanted Forest. London: A & C Black, Ltd, 1921. First Edition. Small folio. Quarter cloth paper boards, title label to upper cover. Covers lightly scuffed, rebacked, contents pages foxed throughout. Plates in nice clean condition.
Beautifully illustrated by the author’s wife Ida Rentoul, with 16 lovely full-colour tipped-in plates and fifteen plates in monochrome.
The third most important book by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite after ‘Elves and Fairies’ and ‘Fairyland.’
A children`s classic by Ida Outhwaite (1888-1960) & her husband Grenbry Outhwaite both from Australia, full of wonderful & charming coloured & black & white plates of fairies, the little people & Goblins etc.