Mother Goose Her Best-Known Rhymes was illustrated by Fern Bisel Peat. Published by The Saalfield Publishing Company, this vintage book is copyrighted 1933.
Included are nursery rhymes we all grew up with like Wee Willie Winkie, Little Miss Muffet and There Was a Little Girl. Also included are more obscure and lesser known rhymes like The Waves Never Sleep, The Old Woman of Harrow and A Walnut. The illustrations in this book are quite remarkable. There are eight full page, full color illustrations with brilliant colors. Pen and ink drawings dot the remainder pages throughout.
This over sized book measures 12" x 9 1/2". It is in very good condition with illustrated board covers and black cloth spine. There is some light chipping of cover illustration at the edges as well as some bumped corners. Pages are clean and binding is tight. There is an inscription on the inside frontispiece.