|Publisher||FREDERICK A. STOKES|
Frederick A. Stokes, 1916. FIRST EDITION, first printing.Very good condition throughout, tightly bound and very clean interior. Blue textured cloth with full cover color illustrated pastedown, one small chip to pastedown. Illustrations on endpages and frontispiece with tissue guard. Numerous full page illustrations throughout, some glossy plates - Spencer Baird Nichols and W.T. Benda illustrators. A tale of the Nativity and a hunchback boy restored to wholeness by his meeting with the Virgin & her Holy Child. Classic work by the author of "The Secret Garden" and “Little Lord Fauntleroy.” Very attractive and rarely found antique first edition in remarkably good condition for being primarily a childrens book. 55 pages.