The Silver Fairy Book (1920)
Book ID: 62482
The Silver Fairy Book. Comprising Stories by Voltaire, Sarah Bernhardt, E.P. Larkin, Emile De Girardin & Others. With 84 Illustrations by H.R. Millar. New York: Burt, (1920). Pp iv, 320. Publisher’s green cloth, pictorial boards , title lettered in gilt to spine. Covers lightly rubbed & faded, contents in very good condition.
With 84 Illustrations by H.R. Millar, some of which have been coloured-in by hand by a previous owner.
As well as his illustrated fables & fairy tales Millar illustrated a wide range of British authors of his time, including Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Rudyard Kipling.