A rare edition of Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty, copyright Reilly & Britton in 1905. Introduction by L. Frank Baum (Wizard of Oz author) describing how the Christmas stocking came to be. One of the Christmas Stocking series books, designed to put inside children’s stockings. This copy with red endpapers, circa 1911 according to The Book Collector’s Guide to L. Frank Baum and Oz.
This tiny book is only about 3″ by 4″ and contains 120 pages. Red decorated cover. Many full color and b/w illustrations.
In very good condition, especially for one of these fragile little books. Cover is beautiful and clean; the only issue is a little tearing at the top and bottom of spine, but all the paper is still there. Inside is in near fine condition, with tight binding, clean pages and endpapers, no writing or tears.