The Treasure Book of Children's Verse
New York: Hodder & Stoughton, 1911. Very Good. Item #14268
New York: Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d. but 1911]. First American Edition from the U.K. sheets. Large, thick octavo; publisher's blue-green pictorial cloth stamped in blue and gilt; xii,-335pp.; color frontispiece tipped to stiff grey stock, nineteen (19) leaves of plates to match, pictorial endpapers printed in green and grey. Cloth spine rather faded and gilt dulled, contemporary gift inscription to front flyleaf, else a Very Good, still quite attractive copy overall.
Lovely anthology of children's verse divided into sections like "Fairies and Fancies," "Good Behaviour," and "Bedtime."
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