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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 55

    The Moving Market; or, Cries of London. For the Amusement of Good Children. Glasgow: J. Lumsden & Son, 1815. 16° (130 x 64mm). Engraved frontispiece and illustrations. Original blue printed wrappers. Provenance: title on upper wrapper in early manuscript. Not in Osborne.

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    The Moving Market; or, Cries of London. For the Amusement of Good Children. Glasgow: J. Lumsden & Son, 1815. 16° (130 x 64mm). Engraved frontispiece and illustrations. Original blue printed wrappers. Provenance: title on upper wrapper in early manuscript. Not in Osborne.

    With 2 others similar, The History of Little King Pippin; with An Account of Four Naughty Boys, who were devoured by Wild Beasts ... (Glasgow, 1814) and Gammer Gurton's Garland of Songs, and Toby Tickle's Collection of Riddles (Glasgow, [n.d.]), both in original blue printed wrappers. (3)


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