The Wonderful Garden by E. Nesbit First Edition, inscribed by author
The Wonderful Garden -by Edith Nesbit. First Edition, published by Macmillan and Co. London 1911.
Publisher's original decorated cloth lettered and stamped in gilt. Inscribed by author to front free endpaper. ' Yours with all good wishes E.Nesbit' Slight lean to spine with some fading though lettering still legible. Small 1/4 cm of offset red from boards to corner of endpaper otherwise a nice copy. Edith Nesbit achieved considerable success with the publication of 'The Railway Children' but was also a member of the Magical society Stella Matutina and Magic was to become a consistent motif in her later literary output. Presentation copies of her books are uncommon.