A PETER PAN ARCHIVE The Story of Peter Pan retold from Sir. J.M. Barrie's Fairy Play by Daniel O'Connor and illustrated by Alice Woodward, 1916. 8vo. Hb. Illustrated blue cloth. Colour and monochrome plates. Together with original correspondence between Woodward and O'Connor and between O'Connor and Edward Bell, the publisher of this title. Related titles include - Herford : The Peter Pan Alphabet, 1907; J.M. Barries Peter Pan & Wendy retold by May Byron for little people with the approval of the author, pictures by Mabel Lucie Atwell, C. 1925; The Plays of J.M. Barrie, 1928. Also part of this collection is an original theatre programme for a stage-production of Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie with music composed and arranged by John Crook, no date, but certainly early 20th.C. The cover features an illustration by John Hassall ( noted illustrator of children's books ) Included is a larger landscape colour print of the scene of 'Peter Pan and the Defeat of the Pirates ' by Hassall. In addition there are photographs and illustrations of the stage play and contemporary newspaper cuttings reviewing the production. Other related items include : A pack of Peter Pan Playing Cards; Daniel O'Connor (Ed.) : Peter Pan Keepsake, 1907; J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan and Wendy beautifully illustrated in colour, Juvenile Productions, C.1947; Generally vg. although viewing of all parts of the Lot is recommended

Est £400 - £600