Classics of Baby-Land (Versified By Mrs. Clara Doty Bates
Boston, MA: D. Lothrop & Co, Publishers, 1978. Trade Edition. Hardcover. Finley. B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean condition. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers have edge wear, rubbing, nicking and some bits of fraying. The front cover has a chromolithographed pastedown illustration of Little Red Riding Hood. The edges of the pictorial pastedown are nicked and there are spots of rubbing , especially toward the edges. The rear cover has wear, spots of noticeable rubbing and ground-in dirt. The text pages are generally clean, though there are spots of foxing and ground-in dirt. The front inner hinge has cracking at the bottom edge (about an inch worth). There is a previous owner's penciled gift notation (dated '78) on the front endpaper. The rear endpaper has some toning / tidemarking to the hinges. Included are the stories: Story of the Five Little Pigs, Silver Locks and the Bears, Jack and the Bean-Stalk, Little Red Riding-Hood, Cinderella, Puss In Boots, Dick Whittington and his Cat, Dream of Pussie Willow, Tony, Camping Out, Dame Spider, Hickory Dickory Dock, Dame Fidget and Her Silver Penny, and, Foolish Bobolink.. Very Good- .
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Book number: 32678
USD 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 60.25 | £UK 50.25 | JP¥ 7135]
Keywords: Picture B Clara Doty Bates F. T. Merrill Jessie Curtis Folklore Folktales Nursery Rhymes Nursery Books Picture Book