Ballads for Little Folk : Poems by Alice and Phoebe Cary

By: Cary, Alice, and Phoebe Cary, with Mary Clemmer Ames

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189 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, gilt lettering, ornate decor in black and gilt, [viii] + 189 pages, dozes of small b/w illustrations, about 50 original poems. ; Edited by Mary Clemmer Ames. Title page 1874. Copyright page 1875. ; Beloved sister poets, Alice and Phoebe Cary were among the most published American authors of the 19th century. These quaint old poems of nature, animals, and childhood adventures will delight children of all ages. ; This is an actual book from 1875, not a flimsy overprice d reprint. ; This book was in the hands of children long ago who scribbled on endpapers and title page in pencil. Old b/w bookplate. Brown booktape over spine. Interior all readable, all pages attached, binding tight. Sold as is. ; Nineteenth Century American Literature, Series A, the Ohio Valley Series

Title: Ballads for Little Folk : Poems by Alice and Phoebe Cary

Author Name: Cary, Alice, and Phoebe Cary, with Mary Clemmer Ames

Categories: Literature & Fiction,

Publisher: Hurd & Houghton: 1874

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20022

Keywords: Alice Carey ; Cary ; Phoebe Cary ; Phebe ; Children's Books ; Poetry ; 1870s ; 19th Century ; Universalist ; Universalism ; UUAuthors ;,