KATE GREENAWAY'S BIRTHDAY BOOK FOR CHILDREN
Illustrated by Kate Greenaway
Published by George Routledge & Sons. 1st. 1880
Almost very good condition. Verses by Mrs. Barker, 382 illustrations by Greenaway (colour plates and b/w text illustrations). Small format (3.75 x 4"). Beige decorated cloth covers with bevelled edges. Turquoise endpapers. 125 numbered pages. All edges yellow.
Spine and corners bumped, spine split along rear edge (but not detached). Covers foxed. Initials and date in ink to verso of front endpaper. Front joint is broken at lower half, rear joint is cracking. There are a few neat ink entries but generally the contents are clean and mainly unused.
Stock no. 1313162