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Title: R. Caldecott’s First Collection of Pictures and Songs
Book #: 005876

Author: Caldecott, R.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Frederick Warne and Co., Ltd.
Place: London & New York
Year: No date
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Very Good+
Jacket Cond.: Very Good-
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). No date, but a reprint or later edition. Illustrated cloth over boards, 8 stories, each paginated separately, full page color illustrations by Caldecott as well as line drawings. Stories include: The Diverting History of John Gulpin; The House that Jack Built; An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog; The Babes in the Wood; The Three Jovial Huntsmen; Sing a Song for Sixpence: The Queen of Hearts; The Farmer’s Boy. Gift notation on front free endpaper. Otherwise, a very nice copy, clean, no writing or marks, binding tight. In a price-clipped paper dust jacket with a color paste-down illustration on the front. Jacket is soiled, corners and spine ends bumped a little, chipped at head of spine, short tear on front, small piece missing at top edge back. Illustrator: Caldecott, R.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 0 oz. Category: Children’s Books; Books; Inventory No: 005876.