Princess Dirty Fingers published New York circa 1880s
This item is not for sale but forms part of the shop's private collection.
A charming little book that tells the story of a young Princess who after a chance meeting with a fairy discovers that the Fairy has cursed her with vegetation growing from her finger nails.After she saves a white rabbit from the clutches of cruel hunters, he munches the weeds from her dirty fingers, he then transforms into a handsome prince and they live happily ever after.
Paper wrappers 4 chromo-lithograph illustrations undated but published circa 1880's.
They don't tell them like that any more.
This item is from the private collection of the shop.