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Illustrated Poems and Songs for Young People by Mrs Sale Barker (ed) - First Edition - 1885 - from Bygone Books and

Illustrated Poems and Songs for Young People

by Mrs Sale Barker (ed)

Condition: Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket

George Routledge, London, 1885. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various Illustrators. Size: Quarto. viii, 342 pp. Decorated green cloth boards with gilt lettering to front and spine. Boards worn and rubbed and spine slightly shaken. Printed in double columns with numerous text engravings. Short tear to margin of preface and small chip to one page. Contents a little marked and lightly foxed with a few light creases otherwise an acceptable copy. Illustrator: Various Illustrators. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Britain/UK; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 17842..

  • Bookseller: Bygone Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 17842
  • Title: Illustrated Poems and Songs for Young People
  • Author: Mrs Sale Barker (ed)
  • Illustrator:Various Illustrators
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fair Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: George Routledge
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1885
  • Keywords: BZDB37 NOISBN Children; Britain/UK; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare.
  • Subjects: MUSIC / General;


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