Three Little Books: In one volume, containing Three Little Songs, Five Little Maidens, Three Little Fishes.

22185 Three LIttle Books in one volume (Greenaway), 22185 Three LIttle Books in one volume (Greenaway), 22185 Three LIttle Books in one volume (Greenaway), 22185 Three LIttle Books in one volume (Greenaway)

Many songs, original short poems and stories, a few nursery rhymes, with pleasant little drawings in imitation of Kate Greenaway. Generally a happy view of childhood. Uncommon thus collected; one in libraries. First published separately in Kate Greenaway Indestructible Series in 1883 (The Five Little Maidens is listed in Schuster 514 Imitation Cloth Books. Ia. )Compiled in 1885 and dated from Babyhood Magazine 1885.

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22185 Three LIttle Books in one volume (Greenaway)
22185 Three LIttle Books in one volume (Greenaway)
22185 Three LIttle Books in one volume (Greenaway)
22185 Three LIttle Books in one volume (Greenaway)
Three Little Books: In one volume, containing Three Little Songs, Five Little Maidens, Three Little Fishes.
anon. (in the style of Kate Greenaway)
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., Kate Greenaway Indestructible Series [1885 thus]/ 1883; brown glazed linen cover and fine linen single pages, side stapled, straight cut, top cover has same design as the following "Three Little Songs" but with all 3 books listed; girl in a field on bottom cover, many uncoloured drawings on each page of text; each "book" has a title page; 6.5x8"; 50 pages unnumbered.
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CONDITION: Good Minus; tiny 1890 ink names on blank verso; covers are so rubbed, creased, and worn that it is almost impossible to decipher the pictures and text, spine torn off about an inch top and bottom; light fraying; 50 inner pages a bit toned but very clean and clear, bumped corner tips, creased bottom corners on first book but otherwise flat.
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22185