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THE LOOKING GLASS FOR THE MIND OR INTELLECTUAL MIRROR

Written by M. Berquin
Illustrated by I. Bewick
Published by John Harris, G. Whittaker in 1827

THE LOOKING GLASS FOR THE MIND OR INTELLECTUAL MIRROR
Written by M. Berquin. Illustrated by I. Bewick.
Published by John Harris; G. Whittaker. circa. 1827. Hardback.

"Being an elegant collection of the most delightful little stories and interesting tales; chiefly translated from that much admired works L'Ami Des Enfans." Burgandy leather binding with gilt title and bands to spine. 74 b/w woodcut illustrations to text. 259 pages plus 24 page book list to rear. 7 x 4".

Slightly better than good condition. Spine and corners bumped. Spine is browned and worn. Wear to corners and board edges. Scuff marks and wear to covers. Front joint cracked with small split at bottom. Rear joint beginning to crack. Names to front pastedown. Booksellers label to rear pastedown. Browning to edges of pastedowns and endpapers. Some foxing and fingering to contents.

Stock no. 1406383

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THE LOOKING GLASS FOR THE MIND OR INTELLECTUAL MIRROR
Written by M. Berquin. Illustrated by I. Bewick.
Published by John Harris; G. Whittaker. 17th. 1827. Hardback.

"Being an elegant collection of the most delightful little stories and interesting tales; chiefly translated from that much admired works L'Ami Des Enfans." Black leather binding with gilt title and flower vignettes to spine. Marble effect endpapers. 74 b/w woodcut illustrations to text. 259 pages.

Very good condition. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. A couple of tiny dents to cover edges. Tiny booksellers sticker to front pastedown. Front joint just starting to crack. Some foxing to page margins. Very light damp stain to edges of title-page and preface. Pages 13-16 have a light brown stain to lower corners. Overall a very nice copy of this antiquarian children's book.

Stock no. 737997

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