Clarkson N. Potter, Bramhall House, (1962),"(N)". 8.5x11; 350 pp. Reference history, hardback.
Fascinating footnotes to the common and less common rhymes, telling of each rhyme's origin in the days when "children's" literature did not exist. Many samples of famous illustrators and early woodcuts.
CONDITION: Near Fine in Very Good jacket; in dw with faded spine, one inch tear on front and wrinkles on back. Item #12473