By: [Caldecott, Randolph]; Goldsmith, Oliver
London, George Routledge And Sons: ND
Edition: Later printing
Seller ID: 198
Binding: Sewn card covers
24mo (5½" x 4½"). 32 pp. Sewn stiff card covers printed front and back. Eight full-page colour illustrations, full page and vignette line illustrations on all remaining pages. a.e.g. An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog was the second of the 16 Randolph Caldecott's Picture Books released. Noted for the subtle beauty and feeling of Caldecott's illustration of the mad dog opposite p. 15. An early Routledge release, but not the first edition released in 1879 measuring 9 x 8 inches. Fair. Soiled covers; binding re-sewn and attached to a strip of binding cloth neatly attached to the inter... View More...