Title CHILDREN’S LITERATURE - BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS AN EXHIBITION NOVEMBER 19, 1954 THROUGH FEBRUARY 28, 1955
Book Condition VG+
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York The Pierpont Morgan Library 1954
Seller ID 42
8vo (9.25” x 6.25”). pp. . Association Copy. Blue cloth covered boards with titles stamped in gold on front cover and spine, with the book plate of Dr. Kenneth E. and Helen Luther laid in. Very Good+ with faint age toning along page edges and bump to one corner. No dust jacket. An annotated catalogue of a 1954 Morgan Library exhibition purported to be "one of the most important exhibitions of manuscripts and first editions of children's literature ever assembled". This exhibition included over 300 children’s books and manuscripts of great rarity and significance borrowed from 40 institutions and private libraries from around the world. Dr. Kenneth Luther‘s extensive collection of books about children’s books was compiled by Robert Fleck and published by Oak Knoll Press in 1992. This book was part of the Luther collection.
children's books, Kenneth E. Luther, Kenneth Luther, Robert Fleck, Oak Knoll