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Children in Verse Edited by Thomas Burke with Amazing Color Plates (1913) Rare!
London: Duckworth & Company, 1913. 5-Blue cloth boards, with gilt-stamped title and image of children, show rub wear at edges, corners, and spine ends. Illustrated end papers toned. Brown mark near gutter bleeds through preliminary pages leading to some discoloration at early pages. Previous owner's inscription at front end papers. Wonderful pastedown plate at page 9 is loose from page but present. Plate at frontispiece and pg. 35 missing. Edge tear to right side of page 109. Front board has some give but binding secure. WAS $1500 NOW $1275!! Children in Verse: Fifty Songs of Playful Childhood Rare Original Antique Collectible First Edition 1913 Hardcover Book Marvelous Addition to Any Children's Book Collection!! Blue Cloth Boards, with Gilt-stamped Title and Image of Children Gilt Stamping on Upper Cover is Hallmark of First Edition - First Issue/Impression {Publishers added this Special Adornment emphasizing this edition is more valuable than Editions without Gilt Stamping on Upper Cover that are First Edition, but Second Issue} One of the Most Special & Attractive Covers of this Title in Lovely Blue with Gold Gilding Profusely Illustrated using both Black & White Drawings and Amazing Color Plates with Tissue. Culturally Important Manuscript as Evidenced by Multiple Newer Reprints of the Original Great for reading as poetry and/or singing songs with children Description Book Dimensions: Approx. 8 ¾"L x 6 ¼" W x 1 ¼" D This is a collection of fifty songs of playful childhood that was edited by Thomas Burke. The songs are wonderfully illustrated in color and black & white … [Click Below for Full Description]
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