Walter Crane’s Toy Books. New series. THE FORTY THIEVES. Price Sixpence; or Mounted on Linen, One Shilling.
London: George Routledge & Sons, No date [circa 1873].  leaves, each printed on one side only, the first and last being pasted to the wrappers as issued, each bearing both coloured illustrations and text. Original pictorial wrappers. 245 x 186 mm. Probably the first edition. Very short tear in margin of last leaf/wrapper; else a very good copy. This title was first issued in 1867. It is number 104 from a list of 106 titles on the rear cover.