Item Detail

Item Number 8681
Title A Child's Garden Of Verses
Author Stevenson, Robert Louis
Condition VG/NONE
Publisher Charles Scribner's Sons
Place Published New York
Date Published 1923
Edition Reprint
Binding Hardcover
Notes Hardcover with illustrated binding. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith with 12 full-page illustrations in colors and numerous pen-and-ink illustrations, endpapers are illustrated also with pictures of children planting a garden. The book is straight & tight, clean without marks or tears. The binding is black cloth with gilt lettering (a bit faded) on the spine and pictorial pastedown on the front board. The binding has edgewear and rubbing, pages are lightly browned. Page edges are rough-cut. The previous owner's name and address are neatly written on the half-title page. A nice, solid copy. A book of children's poetry. ; B/W & Color Illustrations; 9 1/2" x 7"; 123 pages
Keyword(s) Robert Louis Stevenson,Jessie Willcox Smith,Poetry,Children's Poetry,Children's Books
Category(ies) Art Photography Poetry Music Drama,Children's Books
Price $76.50