DescriptionA. Condie Stephen. Fairy Tales of a Parrot. Adapted From the Persian. London: Ernest Nister, [n.d., ca. 1892]. First edition. Six tipped-in chromolitho illustrations and numerous illustrations in text by Tristram Ellis. Modest shelfwear, else a fine copy. From the Estate of John McLaughlin.
More Information: A. Condie Stephen. Fairy Tales of a Parrot. Adapted From the Persian. London: Ernest Nister, [n.d., ca. 1892]. First edition. Octavo. Unpaginated. Six tipped-on chromolithograph illustrations and numerous illustrations in text by Tristram Ellis. Coated cream paper over boards and olive cloth backstrip. Black and white illustration of a parrot on the front board with titles stamped in gilt. Floral design endpapers. The edges of the boards are slightly abraded with some modest soiling to the boards. Contemporary gift inscription on the front free endpaper. A fine copy.
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