New York, NY: Simon and Schuster, 1928. [Children's Classic] FINELY BOUND FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH. Octavo (21 x 15cm), pp. 293 . With frequent in-text illustrations by Wiese, as well as a frontispice and a pair of colour illustrated endpapers bound into preliminaries. Recently bound in green half morocco, with raised bands, gilt titles to spine, and the original gilt-decorated green cloth over boards. All edges lightly trimmed. A crisp, clean copy with a small marginal tear to pp.37/38. Presented in an attractive new leather binding. Very good. Described by Galsworthy as 'a delicious book,' this classic tale of the life of a deer was first published in German in 1923, and was the basis for the 1942 animated film by Walt Disney. Item #59483
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