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Poetry for Children (1916)

£14.99

Product description

Poetry for Children is a beautiful 1916 1st edition compendium written by Charles and Mary Lamb and published by J.M Dent. It is illustrated throughout by Winifred Green with a prefatory note by Israel Gollancz.

The book compiles 38 wonderful poems about such topics as The First Tooth, Cleanliness and Envy. Each page contains unique green and red painted illustrations.

Considering its age, the book can be described as good condition. Its colourful hardboards are rather tatty with tears on the spine and bumped corners. Internally, binding remains tight with pages generally free of any writing, highlighting or markings. The front free endpapers do contain inscriptions from the previous owners.

A lovely book that will appeal to both young and old alike.

Item details

Author(s):
Lamb, Charles and Mary.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
127
Publisher:
J.M Dent & Co

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About this item

Poetry for Children is a beautiful 1916 1st edition compendium written by Charles and Mary Lamb and published by J.M Dent. It is illustrated throughout by Winifred Green with a prefatory note by Israel Gollancz.

The book compiles 38 wonderful poems about such topics as The First Tooth, Cleanliness and Envy. Each page contains unique green and red painted illustrations.

Considering its age, the book can be described as good condition. Its colourful hardboards are rather tatty with tears on the spine and bumped corners. Internally, binding remains tight with pages generally free of any writing, highlighting or markings. The front free endpapers do contain inscriptions from the previous owners.

A lovely book that will appeal to both young and old alike.

Author(s):
Lamb, Charles and Mary.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
127
Publisher:
J.M Dent & Co

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