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												The Illustrated Book of Songs for Children by H. L. L. (editor)
	 - Hardcover
			 - [c.1860s-70s]
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 85203)

The Illustrated Book of Songs for Children

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The Illustrated Book of Songs for Children

by H. L. L. (editor)

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  • hardcover
Good with no dust jacket
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London: T. Nelson and Sons. Good with no dust jacket. [c.1860s-70s]. Hardcover. A collection of songs for children, dating to the mid-19th century. The lyrics and musical notations are accompanied by numerous black & white engraved illustrations. Undated, but a gift inscription is dated 1877. --- In bevel-edged green cloth-covered boards with oval color image of two children pasted to center of front cover. Cover titling and decorations in gilt and black. --- A rather well-preserved copy: tightly-bound and sturdy but with inked inscription to front endpaper, another inking to title page and prior owner's sticker to front free endpaper; taped repair to last leaf. Covers with scratches and fading to spine title block.; 12mo - 7 to 7-1/2 in. tall; 160 pages .


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The Illustrated Book of Songs for Children
H. L. L. (editor)
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Used - Good with no dust jacket
T. Nelson and Sons
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Littleton, Colorado
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About Bluebird Books

Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).


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title page
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