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Tilt's Handbooks for Children
Charles Tilt, London, [circa 1835]. 3 x 2 1/2 inches, publisher's blind-and gold-stamped tan, brown, green or blue cloth, all edges gilt, all volumes rebacked in appropriate colors of cloth, 8 volumes (complete), each volume has 192 pages including 48 woodcut plates. Housed in publisher's leather-covered wooden case stamped with the words "My Own Library; about a third of the leather including that with "My Own" flaked off, case is entirely present but the top and back have become disconnected from the bottom and sides. Bondy pages 66-7. Spielmann 359 ("British Birds" only). The titles are as follows: W. May, "The Little Book of British Birds" (Welsh 4889); "London Sights for Little Folks" (Welsh 4699); May, "The Little Book of British Quadrupeds" (Welsh 4890); C. Williams, "The Zoological Gardens, Regent's Park" (Welsh 7173) [and] "The Surrey Zoological Gardens" (Welsh 7172); Isabella Child, "The Little Picture Testament" (Welsh 944) [and] "The Little Picture Bible" (not in Welsh); and "Country Walks for Little Folks" (Welsh 2053). All volumes have gift inscriptions dated June, 1840 on the front pastedowns. From the collection of Doris Varner Welsh.
      [Bookseller: Dawson's Book Shop]
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