Book of the queen's dolls' house.
London : Methuen & Co. ltd., 
|提及的人：||Edwin Landseer Lutyens, Sir; Mary, Queen consort of George V King of Great Britain; Edwin Landseer Lutyens, Sir; Mary, Queen consort of George V King of Great Britain|
Arthur Christopher Benson; Lawrence Weaver; E V Lucas; Rudyard Kipling; Colt Kipling Collection (Library of Congress)
|注意：||[Vol. 1] "With ninety-two plates of which twenty-four are in colour."
Title page of volume 2 reads: The book of the queen's dolls' house library / edited by E.V. Lucas with twenty-four plates of which eight are in colour."
Volume designations on half titles and on original book jackets. Vol. 1: xiv, 248 p., XCII leaves of plates; vol. 2: xiv, 383 p., XXIV leaves of plates.
"A selection in facsimile from the volume of verses by Rudyard Kipling, written and illustrated by the author": vol. 2, plate XIV (opposite p. 192).
Rudyard Kipling selections include: If, The children's song, The road through the woods, Merrow down, The fairies' siege, A charm, Recessional, The prayer, "Mother 'o mine", and Eddi's service. Cf. vol. 2, p. 191-200.
Not listed in Stewart, J.M. Kipling.
LC copy issued together in slipcase 28 x 21 cm. Original dust-jackets removed and placed in accompanying folder.
|描述：||2 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm|
|其他题名：||Queen's dolls' house
Book of the queen's dolls' house library
|责任：||edited by A.C. Benson and Sir Lawrence Weaver.|
The first volume describes the doll house designed by the architect Sir Edwin Lutyens which was made as a gift to Queen Mary of England in 1924. The second volume describes the library and includes facsimiles and specimen pages of books and paintings made expressly for the doll house by Rudyard Kipling, Arthur Conan Doyle, A.C. Milne and others.