Sydney, William Brooks, 1916.
Quarto, 94, [95-112] pages with '67 illustrations' (including portraits and 2 full-page tinted illustrations) plus a colour plate by Ben Jordan. A small slip printed in red advertising 'The Ideal Gift. A leather bound COPY DE LUXE ...' is bound in at the rear. (Other artists include D.H. Souter, Harry Julius, George Taylor and Oliver Brock).
Original blue limp ooze leather with yapp edges, blocked in gilt and blind, bound over the original card covers (printed in green and black, and with a cropped version of the colour plate mounted on the front cover); covers sunned and rubbed, and with minimal slight surface wear; a very good copy.
The rare, and very attractive, deluxe edition. Dornbusch 355; Fielding and O'Neill, page 242; Trigellis-Smith 190.