Scarce First Edition
The Book of Wonder: A Chronicle of Little Adventures at the Edge of the World
Notes: Fourteen short stories. Illustrated with 10 inserted halftone plates by S. H. Sime.
xi, 98 pages. Currey, Science Fiction and Fantasy Authors, p. 168. Uncommon.
Edition + Condition: First edition (first printing). A very good or better hardcover copy lacking the scarce dust jacket. With a previous owner's gift inscription on the front free endpaper dated Nov. 1912. A small Sime illustration is mounted to the front board, a bit of decoration that seems to have been omitted from later printings of the book.
Publication: London: William Heinemann, 1912.
Item No: #362125
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