Haviland, Virginia; Coughlan, Margaret N.
Title YANKEE DOODLE’S LITERARY SAMPLER OF PROSE, POETRY AND PICTURES
Book Condition Very good +
Jacket Condition Very Good Jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1974
Seller ID 66
M4to (11¼” x 9”). pp. [v]; 466. First Edition. Red cloth boards with titles in gold on spine with decorative figure and border stamped in blind on the cover. Illustrated throughout with reproductions in color and b/w of the books examined. “A rich sampling of the Library of Congress’ collection of writing and illustration created for children in America from the colonial period to 1900.” (from the jacket). An important reference for scarce and valuable early children’s books. A very good + copy with a small stain to the bottom edge of the block in a very good dust jacket with faint soiling along spine.
Children's Books, reference, Book History, Library of Congress