EXQUISITE Victorian era illustrations by Kate Greenaway, and classic nursery rhymes makes this book a must have for your family!!
Collector's 1970's children's vintage hardcover book with original dustjacket - A Mother Goose Treasury by Kate Greenaway.
Stunning color plates, 49, most full page with rhymes. Photos do not fully capture exact color hues and elaborate detail; wait until you see up close. WOW!!
Greenaway, a famed 19th-century illustrator, her books, paintings and cards are filled with a delicate charm that defined a fanciful Victorian world and set the standard for proper dress and manners.
Publisher: Crown Publishers, Avenel Books, New York, Copyright, circa 1970's, no printed date. ISBN 0-517-163330. Not ex-library.
Hardcover, yellow pictorial DJ, vibrant blue boards, brilliant gilt lettering. 60 MINT, unused pages, 5.5" x 8". Fine vintage condition. Cover fine/bright/clean. Pages fine/bright/clean-1 small spot fbep. DJ excellent/bright/clean/light shelfwear including few pin pricks-light edge chipping/small bite-1 small tear.
Do not pass up this collector's gem; will make a FABULOUS gift!!