The Book of the Flower Fairies Cicely Mary Barker . Blackie & Son Limited, ca. 1927. Bound in green cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a first edition of Cicely Mary Barker’s poems on flower fairies, combining her works on the fairies of Spring, Summer and Autumn. The work is contains many gorgeous, full-page color illustrations of various fairies.
❄Hiver❄ "The snowdrop fairy" de Cicely Mary Barker (1895-1973) illustratrice britannique. Son premier recueil "Flower Fairies of the Spring" est publié en 1923. D'autres livres suivront. Site de l'artiste : http://www.flowerfairies.com/
An art student hand-illuminates, binds a copy of Tolkien’s Silmarillion - the German art student, Benjamin Harff, decided on this project for his exam at the Academy of Arts - which took him six months of work...gorgeous & inspiring (more photos on link)