1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.

1911 Scarce First Edition - Golden Spears, Irish Fairy Tales by Edmund Leamy. Illustrated by Corinne Turner.

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(Description)

Author: Edmund Leamy. Corinne Turner, illustrator.
Title: The Golden Spears and Other Fairy Tales.
Publisher: New York, Desmond FitzGerald, Inc., 1911. First Edition Illustrated by Corinne Turner.
Language: Text in English
Size: 7.5" X 6".
Pages: xi-180 pages.
Binding: Attractive and very good original full-cloth binding (hinges fine, overall slightly worn and scuffed - as shown, rear cover partially sunned - as shown) under a protective removable mylar cover. A rare find in any condition!
Content: Very good content (bright, tight, and clean, rare light foxing or staining - as shown).
Illustrations: Complete with the seven beautiful full-page illustrations by Corinne Turner.

Estimate: (Scarce with no or few other copies available for sale worldwide).

The book: "A scarce first edition of "The Golden Spears and Other Fairy Tales" by Edmund Leamy, published in 1911 by Desmond FitzGerald in New York. This collection of Irish fairy tales is enhanced by the beautiful full-page illustrations of Corinne Turner, making it a highly sought-after book for collectors of fairy tales and illustrated books.

"The Golden Spears and Other Fairy Tales" includes a variety of enchanting Irish fairy tales, likely featuring mythical creatures, magical events, and moral lessons. These stories are characteristic of the rich storytelling tradition of Ireland, known for its depth, whimsy, and cultural significance."

The author: Edmund Leamy (1848–1904) was an Irish folklorist, politician, and writer known for his efforts to preserve and share Irish folklore and fairy tales. His works played a significant role in the Irish Literary Revival and are cherished for their authentic representation of Irish mythology and folklore.

The illustrator: Corinne Turner's illustrations for this collection are notable for their beauty and artistic quality. Her works likely capture the essence of the Irish fairy tales, adding a visual dimension that complements Leamy's storytelling.



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