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PAGES AND PICTURES FROM FORGOTTEN CHILDREN'S BOOKS [with] STORIES FROM OLD-FASHIONED CHILDREN'S BOOKS by  Andrew W Tuer - Hardcover - First editions - 1900 - from First Folio and Biblio.com

PAGES AND PICTURES FROM FORGOTTEN CHILDREN'S BOOKS [with] STORIES FROM OLD-FASHIONED CHILDREN'S BOOKS

by Tuer, Andrew W

Condition: Fine


London: Leadenhall Press, 1900. First editions. Fine. First editions. Two volumes. 8vo. 510p; xvi, 439p, 1 leaf ads. Illustrated, including one colored paper specimen and 400 illustrations in PAGES, and one neatly hand-colored plate and 250 cuts in STORIES. Bound by the Knickerbocker Press in 3/4 tan pigskin with cloth sides and endpapers, t.e.g., the spines with leather title labels gilt Original blue cloth covers with titles, decorations, and pictorial design in gilt bound in and very bright. Bookplates of Redmond Conyngham designed by D. McNally Satuffer.
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