The Baby's Bouquet. London and New York, n.d. Square 8o. Color illustrations by Crane. Original cloth-backed decorated boards. Together 3 volumes. (3)" /> [CHILDREN'S BOOKS]. LEAR, Edward. <I>A Book of Nonsense</I>. London and New York, n.d. [ca 1870s]. 4<SUP>o</SUP>. Colored illustrations after Lear. Original green pictorial cloth, stamped in black and gilt. -- <I>The Pleasing Story of the Poor Man and his Pig</I>. London, n.d. [ca 1820s]. 24<SUP>o</SUP>. Hand-colored illustrations. Original wrappers, paper label on front cover; cloth folding case. <I>Provenance</I>: John, Ellen, and Mary Cash (early ink notations dated "1823"). -- CRANE, Walter. <I>The Baby's Bouquet</I>. London and New York, n.d. Square 8<SUP>o</SUP>. Color illustrations by Crane. Original cloth-backed decorated boards. Together 3 volumes. (3)|
  • Fine Printed Books and Manuscr auction at Christies

    Sale 2227

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 12

    [CHILDREN'S BOOKS]. LEAR, Edward. A Book of Nonsense. London and New York, n.d. [ca 1870s]. 4o. Colored illustrations after Lear. Original green pictorial cloth, stamped in black and gilt. -- The Pleasing Story of the Poor Man and his Pig. London, n.d. [ca 1820s]. 24o. Hand-colored illustrations. Original wrappers, paper label on front cover; cloth folding case. Provenance: John, Ellen, and Mary Cash (early ink notations dated "1823"). -- CRANE, Walter. The Baby's Bouquet. London and New York, n.d. Square 8o. Color illustrations by Crane. Original cloth-backed decorated boards. Together 3 volumes. (3)

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    [CHILDREN'S BOOKS]. LEAR, Edward. A Book of Nonsense. London and New York, n.d. [ca 1870s]. 4o. Colored illustrations after Lear. Original green pictorial cloth, stamped in black and gilt. -- The Pleasing Story of the Poor Man and his Pig. London, n.d. [ca 1820s]. 24o. Hand-colored illustrations. Original wrappers, paper label on front cover; cloth folding case. Provenance: John, Ellen, and Mary Cash (early ink notations dated "1823"). -- CRANE, Walter. The Baby's Bouquet. London and New York, n.d. Square 8o. Color illustrations by Crane. Original cloth-backed decorated boards. Together 3 volumes. (3)


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