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BY LAND & WATER

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BY LAND & WATER: "A Trip Personally Conducted by McLoughlin Bros., 623 Broadway, New York..."

by McLoughlin Brothers

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  • fair
  • Hardcover
  • first
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HATFIELD BOOKS AND MEMORABILIA, a FIVE STAR SELLER presents "BY LAND & WATER, A Trip Personally Conducted by McLoughlin Bros., 623 Broadway, New York, the Pictures by R. [Richard] Andre, Copyrighted 1889." 10" x 12 ¼", 18 pages (first and last of which are pasted to the reverse covers), no dust jacket. Extremely scarce Victorian children's book with fanciful illustrations by well known British artist of the time, Richard Andre. McLoughlin Brothers hired as many as 75 artists for their factory and experimented with color reproduction. Each illustrated page contains a small poem. Half the illustrations are full color, and the other half shades of black, white, and tan. Overall condition = FAIR. Pages (heavy paper) are held to back cover by threads, front cover nearly separated, thin red binder tape present but no longer functioning. Pages 14/15 has 2" tear to bottom, designed rounded corners are worn, else whole, bright, and clearly readable. NOTED APPRAISER JAMES BEATTIE has attributed a value to this copy of $235.00

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Extremely scarce Victorian children's book with fanciful illustrations by well known British artist of the time, Richard Andre. McLoughlin Brothers hired as many as 75 artists for their factory and experimented with color reproduction. Each illustrated page contains a small poem.

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Bookseller
Hatfield Books and Memorabilia US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
379
Title
BY LAND & WATER
Author
McLoughlin Brothers
Illustrator
Richard Andre
Book Condition
Used - Fair
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First and only edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
McLoughlin Bros.
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1889
Pages
18
Size
10" x 12 1/4"
Weight
0.00 lbs
Bookseller catalogs
Extraordinary Illustrations; Nineteenth Centurty Literature; Rare and Valuable;

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Hatfield Books and Memorabilia

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