New York: Hodder & Stoughton, ca. 1911. First US edition. Hardcover. Very good. Item #18016
Large thin 4to. Original cloth spine, paper over boards with illustrated paste-on of Merry and Bright, the two dogs who are the subject of this book. Twenty-four full page, color illustrations on stiff paper of the doings of Merry and Bright. Cloth and boards worn at edges, light soil, inner hinges neatly mended, half-title lightly foxed, else a very good copy and quite scarce. An unexpected New York publisher's imprint; printed by Thomas Forman and Sons in Nottingham. With a contemporary bookplate showing a girl and her book.