Elephant folio format-18 ¾” x 14” and this colorfully illustrated book is in very good condition with no writing, rips, tears, loose or missing pages. Book is very clean with light soiling to title page. The original, rare dust jacket is in good plus condition with moderate chipping to portions of lower front and rear of jacket and some moderate closed tears to upper edges of front and rear of jacket, which is housed in clear protective cover. Sigrid Rahmas was a children’s author and living in Sweden when he wrote this story in the 1940’s. Beautifully illustrated by fellow Swede, Ana Mae Seagren and with full page color illustrations opposite each page of text in verse. This book is both scarce and highly collectible for its wonderful story and outstanding illustrations depicting the fairies preparing for a party for their fairy queen. 18 story pages as called for plus title page and rear blank free end page.
|Original Dust Jacket||Yes|
|Book Condition||Very Good/Good Plus|