Poetry for Children: Facsimile Reprint of an Obscure American Juvenile based on the Work of the Same Name by Charles & Mary Lamb

By: Wallace Nethery (1910-1996)

Price: $50.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New


Miniature Book. 2 7/8 x 2 1/16 inches. [ii], 8, (32), [2] pp. Half-title, Introduction by Wallace Nethery, black-and-white facsimile; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped blue leather; binding square and tight. Glen Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. RGKK819-100. Fine. LIMITED EDITION, of 150 copies printed by Wallace Nethery and bound by Bela Blau. This is a facsimile of an American children's book, 1820, held at the American Antiquarian Society who granted permission for this reproduction. Nethery offers an excellent scholarly introduction to the text. REFERENCE: I did not find this title in Bradbury's Alphabetical List by Author, but it does appear as item No. 70 in the list of Dawson's Book Shop miniature books on page 65.

Title: Poetry for Children: Facsimile Reprint of an Obscure American Juvenile based on the Work of the Same Name by Charles & Mary Lamb

Author Name: Wallace Nethery (1910-1996)

Categories: Wallace Nethery,

Edition: First Edition, thus

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Dawson's Book Shop: 1982

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: RGKK819-100

Keywords: Wallace Nethery, Poetry for Children Facsimile Reprint of an Obscure American Juvenile, Charles Lamb, Mary Lamb, Miniature Book, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Bela Blau, Dawson's Book Shop