DOT A TALE FOR THE VERY LITTLE ONES in Words of One Syllable

By: No Author Stated , COOKE , E W , Artist

Price: £20.00

Quantity: 1 available


Victorian Red cloth boards with black and gilt embossed decs and gilt titles. 155x125mm approx.92pp+ 4 of publisher's adverts. Illustration of a Tinker's wayside camp engraved by E W Cooke 1869 to frontis, tissue guard and further steel engraving repeating the small gilt illustration to front board on half title. Tale of Dot the small child of a Tinker, Bill Mace and of her friendship with a playmate,Nell.Undated but [1870] according to listings held at National and University Libraries Good (Book- Shelf wear and fading to extremities of boards with numerous lliquid splash marks. Ink stamp name of a previous owner to front paste down, repeated on reverse of ffep and ink name of girl with same surname and date 1886 to half title. Leaching of red colour to foredges of ffep from liquid splashes to boards, some light general soiling to a few pages and finally a few signatures strained where the old glue has failed but mull and sewing holding) A seemingly uncommon title, there being no other offerings that we can find on the internet at the time of listing. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: DOT A TALE FOR THE VERY LITTLE ONES in Words of One Syllable

Author Name: No Author Stated , COOKE , E W , Artist

Illustrator: COOKE, E W ,

Categories: Religion, Children's Illustrated, Antiques & Collecting,

Publisher: London, SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING CHRISTIAN KNOWLEDGE / SPCK: 1870

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Size: 155x250mm Approx

Seller ID: 117872

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