All Mirrors Are Magic Mirrors. Welleram Poltarnees. Green Tiger Press. VG SC 1972

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Welleram Poltarnees. La Jolla. Green Tiger Press. 1972.
English Language, Very Good SC, 8vo, 7' x 8 1/2", 60 pp. +1

Stiff beige perfectbound wraps. brown lettering to front, back, and spine, die-cut oval in front cover revealing a detail of a full-color Arthur Rackham piece tipped in at the title page, light soiling to covers, stain at top of spine, other light rubbing and shelfwear, else clean, tightly bound, and otherwise unmarked throughout. 60 pp. +1 replete with children's book illustrations printed in the same sepia brown shade as text, and full-color images tipped in. Includes an Introduction explaining the impetus behind the book, with chapters descriptively  titled, including Channels of Humanity Between the Illustrator of Children's Books & His Audience, The Various Relations of Pictures to Words Within Children's Books,  Picturing the Realm of Faerie, Pictures of Domestic Happiness, and The Importance of Stylistic & Tempermental Affinity Between Author & Illustrator each lushly illustrated by the works of Dugald Stuart Walker, A. B. Frost, Edward Adizzone, John D. Batten, Dorothy Lathrop, Maurice Sendak, H. J. Ford, John R. Neill, Howard Pyle, Kay Nielsen, Arthur Rackham, Beatrix Potter, Kate Greenaway, Ernest H. Shepard, Gustave Doré, and Edward Lear. From the publisher's blurb: "The Green Tiger Press believes that the works of great children's illustrators are an inadequately explored territory with resources of vast beauty and power, and has dedicated itself to making these treasures more accessible."