New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1939. Marie A. Lawson. First Edition. Cloth. 4to, green cloth with elaborate gold lettering on spine and cover, title pages in green and white floral patterns containing fairies and running wolves, further illustrated with small B&W engravings throughout text by Marie A. Lanson, Mylar-protected floral dust jacket (bevelled but unclipped) with purple runners filled with green leaves and mauve flowers and a central panel of beige with Gothic purple and green typography, decorative green floral endpapers depicting a young woman, x + 245 pages. Fine / Near Fine. Item #1536
Lovely illustrations and insightful discussions of folklore and legendary matter relating to flowers.
A Superior Copy with minimal rubbing to extremities of the pictorial dust jacket.