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The Dead Doll and Other Verses by  Margaret Thomson]  Margaret; [Janvier - Hardcover - Signed - 1889 - from Old Saratoga Books and Biblio.co.uk

The Dead Doll and Other Verses

by Vandergrift, Margaret; [Janvier, Margaret Thomson]

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, light foxing and finger soiling throughout, light play to the hinges, half of rear free


Boston: Ticknor and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, light foxing and finger soiling . throughout, light play to the hinges, half of rear free endpaper torn away.. 1889. Hardcover. Green cloth with designs stamped in black and gilt on front boards and spine. 169 pp + xiv pp illustrated publishers catalogue at rear. Many engravings by various artists. Floral patterned endpapers. Gift inscription by the author on the front flyleaf using her legal name, rather than her pseudonym, and dated Christmas, 1888. A compilation of the authors poems for children, many of which were culled from the pages of such Victorian childrens magazines as St. Nicholas, Harpers Young People, The Youths Companion, and Wide Awake. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .


  • Bookseller: Old Saratoga Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 38703
  • Title: The Dead Doll and Other Verses
  • Author: Vandergrift, Margaret; [Janvier, Margaret Thomson]
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, light foxing and finger soiling throughout, light play to the hinges, half of rear free
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Ticknor and Company
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1889
  • Keywords: Victorian Verse, Mourning Poetry, DEATH Poetry, 19th Century Women Authors
  • Bookseller catalogs: Poetry;
  • Subjects: POETRY / General;


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