Anderson, Alexander, with Evert A. Duyckinck
Title Illustrations of Mother Goose Melodies : Designed and Engraved on Wood
Book Condition Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition Limited Edition
Publisher N. Y. : Charles L. Moreau; 1873
Illustrator Illustrated by Alexander Anderson
Seller ID 3591
8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, green cloth, title label on spine, 17 rarely-published rhymes with 17 beautiful but small wood engravings. No tunes. Front blank page inscribed to noted historian and illustrator Benson J. Lossing Esq. (1813-1891) dated NY June 12, 1873, and SIGNED by printer-publisher. ; Privately printed. Publisher's catalog page states Analectic Press. Page 10 states limited edition of 50 copies, 'No. 39' added in red ink. ; Library pocket and tag on rear endpapers. Dewey decimal number on heel. Cloth chipped at crown. Light foxing throughout. Binding tight. Very scarce.