Edward Lear's ABC [A B C]

By: Lear, Edward

Price: NZ$82.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Moderate rubbing and some marks to spine and boards. Some wear to corners of boards. Indentations and abrasions to front free endpaper. Some foxing and fingermarks. Binding a little loose and shaken with some splits at gutters.; No date [c1913]. Pages unnumbered. Papered boards with brown cloth spine. Illustation on front board. Page dimensions: 254 x 191mm. For each letter of the alphabet there is a page with a verse and an illustration. "This book, which has not hitherto been published, was done by Lear for a child friend about the year 1857, since which time it has passed through the hands of many children and never failed to delight." - from the Preface. "E. was an Eagle / Who sate on some rocks / And looked down on the sea / And the sheep in the flocks. e! / Hungry old eagle!"

Title: Edward Lear's ABC [A B C]

Author Name: Lear, Edward

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Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde / Hodder & Stougton: [c1913]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 21428