POTTER, Beatrix.

Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes.

£1,600

Cecily Parsley’s Nursery Rhymes.

London, Frederick Warne, [1922].

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Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes.

Description

Description

First edition, first printing (with the correct front and rear endpapers according to Linder), 16mo., colour frontispiece, plain title vignette, 14 colour plates, colour pictorial endpapers, a little marginal oxidising, original red boards with inset colour illustration, spine slightly sunned, otherwise a very good, sharp copy, in original or coeval printed glassine dust-jacket, slightly over-sized, cleanly split down lower hinge with slight damage, minor chipping to head of spine and two small tears, overall a very good example, presented in morocco-backed solander box.

Bibliography

Linder p.430; Quinby 26

 

Stock ID: 97269