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ALDIN, CECIL) Byron, May.
Cecil Aldin's Happy Family. SET OF SIX VOLUMES: I. Hungry Peter His Adventures. II. Rufus... III. Rags His.... IV. Humpty and Dumpty.... V. Master Quack.... VI. Forager... PLUS ANOTHER COPY OF Volume VI.
New York. Hodder and Stoughton. No date. Ca. 1913. Aldin, Cecil (illus). Included in this offering is the complete Happy Family set of six books published by Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press (volume six of which is lacking a plate) TOGETHER with A SECOND COPY of volume six published by Hodder & Stoughton (New York) which is complete with all illustrations. 1. SET OF SIX BOOKS: Full page color lithograph and in-text black and white illustrations, pictorial endpapers, illustrations, 8 x 7 1/4 inches, color pictorial cover label on paper covered boards (hardbound). Note that volume six is MISSING the half-title and color frontispiece, otherwise all are complete as issued in these hardbound volumes with pictorial lithographic color illustrations. Volume I: Cover in fair condition with wear to cover extremities exposing edges of board, dampstain to left margin; decorative nameplate to front pastedown, front hinge split but still attached, slight dampstain to upper right edge (outside image areas), damp stain to lower centrefold of one image (barely noticeable), a few loose pages (but all present), generally the interior is in particularly clean and bright condition. Five single page and one double page color lithographic plates, plus black and white illustrations. Volume II: Cover in good condition with light wear to extremities; inscription on verso of half-title, crayon coloring to black and white illustrations, generally the interior is clean and bright condition. Five single page and one double page color lithographic plates, plus black and white illustrations. Volum … [Click Below for Full Description]
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