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NONSENSE FOR OLD AND YOUNG. Illustrated by John C. Frohn.

by Field, Eugene

Condition: Very Good

H.A. Dickerman & Son, Boston:, 1901 pp. 58 +Plus marginal illustrations throughout. 12mo. 190mm. Original publisher's full yellow cloth binding decorated in black and white. The cover illustration shows a laughing jester. Top edge gilt. Spine faded. Contents clean and binding tight. Hardbound. Very Good. Eugene Field (1850-1895) was an American journalist and author, best known for his children's poetry and humorous essays. NW59. Hardcover. Very Good.
  • Bookseller: THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 063BIND2
  • Title: NONSENSE FOR OLD AND YOUNG. Illustrated by John C. Frohn.
  • Author: Field, Eugene
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: H.A. Dickerman & Son, Boston:
  • Date published: 1901
  • Bookseller catalogs: ILLUSTRATED; HUMOR; BINDINGS;


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