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Goops and How to Be Them - A Manual of Manners for Polite Infants - 1st edition 1900

£40.00

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In Goops And How To Be Them, the artist, art critic, poet, author and humorist Gelett Burgess instils good manners in us representing with humour all the childish tendencies, and immature prank of Goops children. Through these funny verses, cheerful illustrations and impertinent characters, Burgess teach children how they should act in society.

First Edition hardback published in 1900 by Methuen & Co
It's a hardcover. The book is in a good condition considering its age. The binding is a little bit damaged, thus, a few pages unhooked but none missing. Inside pages are clean and readable.
There is an inscription dated December 1901 on the first page

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Author(s):
Gelett Burgess
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Methuen & Co
Title:
Goops and How to Be Them

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In Goops And How To Be Them, the artist, art critic, poet, author and humorist Gelett Burgess instils good manners in us representing with humour all the childish tendencies, and immature prank of Goops children. Through these funny verses, cheerful illustrations and impertinent characters, Burgess teach children how they should act in society.

First Edition hardback published in 1900 by Methuen & Co
It's a hardcover. The book is in a good condition considering its age. The binding is a little bit damaged, thus, a few pages unhooked but none missing. Inside pages are clean and readable.
There is an inscription dated December 1901 on the first page

Author(s):
Gelett Burgess
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Methuen & Co
Title:
Goops and How to Be Them

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