Lot 44: (GOBLE, WARWICK.) Owen, Dora; editor. The Book of Fairy Poetry.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (GOBLE, WARWICK.) Owen, Dora; editor. The Book of Fairy Poetry. 16 tipped-in color plates by Goble on captioned mounts, with tissue guards. 4to, recent grey morocco gilt; top edges trimmed, others uncut. first english trade edition. London and New York: Longmans, Green & Co., (1920)
Notes: This collection of fairy poetry includes Tolkien''s poem ''Goblin Feet'', which had been Tolkien''s first book appearance in Oxford Poetry 1915, and has its first illustrated iteration here.