1884 Scarce Book - Amy's Wish and What Came of It, A Fairy Tale illustrated by G. Wigand.
Author: MRS. GEORGE TYLEE, WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY G. WIGAND.
Title: Amy's Wish and What Came of It, A Fairy Tale.
Publisher: London, Griffith and Farran, no date. (1884) First thus.
Language: Text in English.
Size: 6.5 X 4.5".
Pages: 160 pages + catalog's publisher.
Binding: Very good original full-cloth binding (hinges fine, overall slightly scuffed - as shown) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content: Very good content (bright, tight and clean, small stain to the outer margin of first endpaper - as shown, gift note of a previous 1885 owner on the first endpaper - as shown).
Illustrations: Complete with the 4 full-page illustrations by G. Wigand.
Estimate: (Scarce with no or few other copies available for sale worldwide).
The book: Scarce and Charming Edition of AMY'S WISH AND WHAT CAME OF IT, A FAIRY TALE. A captivating piece of Victorian children's literature that spins the magical tale of a young girl's wish and the unexpected consequences that follow.
The author: Mrs. George Tylee was a children's author popular during the Victorian era. Though not much is known about her life, her works are celebrated for their charming storytelling and endearing characters.
The illustrator: G. Wigand was a noted illustrator during the late 19th century, known for his detailed and evocative depictions in children's literature. His work brings a layer of whimsy and enchantment to the tales he illustrates, elevating the storytelling experience.
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