Extremely rare offering. First edition thus. 1924 date on t.p., only date on copyright page, no reprint information in imprint area therefore presumed first thus (as pictured). Wonderful color illustrations by Maurice Day, all present Hardcover book in overall Good+ condition by antiquarian standards with pictorial cover. Tightly bound, square copy, interior pages show some age toning, small margin stain pp21-25. School stamp on inside covers, light pencil [old bookseller pricing?] on ffep. Please see photograph(s) of actual offering as part of description.