The Tale of the Little Twin Dragons. London: Macmillan, 1900. First edition. Oblong 8vo. Quarter cloth pictorial paper boards. Covers spotted along margins, contents in very good condition. Profusely illustrated with coloured plates by Praeger. Sophia Rosamund Praeger (1867-1954) was an Irish artist, sculptor, poet and writer who was born in Holywood, County Down. As well as illustrating other authors’ books, Praeger composed and illustrated twelve original children’s stories and two factual children’s books in her lifetime.