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Lot nr:318
Book nr:27971
Author:IRVING, Constance & Nol
Title:A Child's Book of Hours
Town:London
Publisher:Humphrey Milford
Year:[1921]
Description:In-f, printed throughout on heavy card hinged on neat, original brown cloth stubs, with pictorial title-page printed in red and silver, followed by 15 full colour plates, other illustrations decorating the text throughout. A near fine copy of a large, and vulnerable book, faint marking to verso of title-page. FIRST EDITION. Bound in original tan cloth-backed boards printed with a design of a pendulum clock.
We add: E.L. SHUTE. Fancies Free. London & New York, Frederick Warne & co, ca. 1890. A nice example of Victorian children's book design
+ Caran d'ACHE. Marlborough, a humorous picture book. London, H. Grevel & co, n.d. + [William FOSTER e.a.] Very Funny. London. ; New York. Ernest Nister - E.P. Dutton & Co. ca. 1890 (incomplete) + Amy E. BLANCHARD. My own dolly. London / New York, Griffith and Farran. With colour illustrations by Ida WAUGH. + Robert HERRICK. Herrick's content - his grange & his book of littles. London, Marcus Ward, 4to oblong, colour illustrations by Ellen HOUGHTON. ca. 1885. + An elegy on the death of a mad dog. With (colour) illustrations by R. CALDECOTT + 3 other books (together: 10 vols.)
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Price:€120 - €160
Sellingprice:€140
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