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Rose Fyleman Fairy Book

Fyleman, Rose, Miller, Hilda
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Five Leaves Publications (Bromley House Editions)
Published: September 30, 2010
ISBN: 9781905512973
88 pages, drawings


A facsimile of the 1923 Methuen edition. Rose Fyleman’s lovingly illustrated fairy book has been out of print for decades, and currently sells for three figures on-line. This is a whimsical book, for all who remember the author’s phrase “There are fairies at the bottom of our garden…”

Rose Fyleman, born in Nottingham, was a popular writer of stories and poetry for children. She died in 1957. Her work — and that of the illustrator Hilda Miller — lives on in fairy sites all over the internet.

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