Andrew Lang's Brown Fairy Book, first published in 1904, was the ninth in the multicolour series
This is an Esprit jacket showing the gilt spine and front panel on brown cloth boards, together with one of the coloured plates on the back panel. The front flap summarizes the source of the stories from the editor's preface, and the back flap shows the editor and the titles already published at the time.
Illustrations by Henry Justice Ford.
ReproJacket #263-A-1 Esprit, size 187.9x477mm.