1907 Kelman-Stories from Chaucer

Kelman, Janet Harvey.  Stories from Chaucer: Told to the Children.  Illustrated by Harry B. Mathews.  New York: McLoughlin Brothers, n.d. c1907.

Which Kelman edition came first, this edition or the 1906 edition, is a puzzle.  On the one hand W. Heath Robinson of the 1906 is the better known illustrator, and on the other the paper and the typography in this edition is of better quality.  The frontispiece of this edition is a lithograph while the other pictures are in just two colors while the 1906 images are all in color.  What puzzles me the most is that both sets of pictures are signed.


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