Unpaginated, 12 leaves. 10 x 7 1/2 cm. Twenty-two color illustrations printed by Edmund Evans. Greenaway notes, "I do not know why I cared most to draw children in old-fashioned dresses, except that old-fashioned things were always very pleasing to me." [see: GORDON N. RAY, p.157]. Bright, clean copy. Front cover depicts young lady holding an infant in her arms with two young children at either side within a floral leaf border. Orig. white leather lettered and decorated in gilt. Aeg. Near fine. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Kate Greenaway's Almanack For 1891
Publisher: George Routledge & Sons
Publication Date: 1890
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd, London, 1927. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1929 Edition. This is a fine condition in color illustrated boards, yellow cloth spine., in a glassine DW that has the 1891 printing info. Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans Racquet Court, London. Bookseller Inventory # 062199
Book Description London George Routledge and Sons Ltd, 1890. FIRST EDITION 1890, DE LUXE BINDING, 100 x 75 mm, 4 1/8 x 3 inches, cream fake morocco, gilt illustrated and lettered on upper cover, tan and green leaf border to both covers, green endpapers, all edges gilt. Colour frontispiece, colour title page vignette and 7 other coloured plates at the end plus coloured pictorial frame for each month. Spine very slightly rubbed at head and tail, very slight light crease mark diagonally across lower corner of lower cover, just showing very slightly inside and out, front inner hinge partly cracked, binding sound, slight faint foxing to reverse of endpapers, slight foxing to inner margins of centrefold, no inscriptions. A near Fine tight copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST. Bookseller Inventory # 17966
Book Description George Routledge and Sons , London, 1890. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. Cloth-backed paper-covered gilt- and color-decorated boards, a. E. G, blue clay-paper endpages, in the original printed paper dust-wrapper; illustrated in color throughout. Book is very near fine, with just a small scrape to the lower inner corner of the front pastedown; jacket is remarkably fine, with just a little offsetting from the colored endpapers to one edge of the front flap; Kate Greenaway's "1891" publication in her Almanack series, published for the years 1883 through 1897, except 1896. Republished in the late 1920s with the illustrations of the original series ;  pages. Bookseller Inventory # 27130