MR. HERMIT CRAB: A Tale for Children by a Child. Introduced by Mary Elizabeth Barnicle

By: (Sewell, Helen). Rhys, Mimpsy

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NY: The Macmillan Co., 1929.. 1929.. Very good. - Octavo, olive green & black decorative cloth titled in black on spine with printed label mounted on front cover . The spine is faded & the covers are lightly bumped with the extremities slightly faded. xv, [iii] & 190 pp. Color frontispiece, 6 B&W plates & B&W textual illustrations by Helen Sewell. Very good internally.

First edition.

A fairy tale involving two apparently innocent little girls, a Malicious Fairy, and her fiance, the young giant Mr. Hermit Crab, writtten by a fourteen-year-old English girl who could read at the age of two and had read most of Walter Scott's novels by the time she was six. First Edition.

Title: MR. HERMIT CRAB: A Tale for Children by a Child. Introduced by Mary Elizabeth Barnicle

Author Name: (Sewell, Helen). Rhys, Mimpsy

Categories: Children's & Illustrated,

Publisher: NY: The Macmillan Co., 1929.: 1929.

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 1107

Keywords: CHILDREN'S; ILLUSTRATED; CHILD AUTHOR; ENGLISH; MARY ELIZABETH BARNICLE; ILLUSTRATOR; HELEN SEWELL; FIRST EDITION; 1ST EDITION.