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Pretty Farm Pictures. A Big Book for the Little Ones.

Published by Ernest Nister and E. P. Dutton & Co., London and New York
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB (West Windsor, VT, U.S.A.)

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N.d., circa 1890. With 19 large chromolithographs, including title, of animals and some children in bucolic settings, all on heavy card which gives the book real heft and durability. The size, 11 by 12 inches each, and prettiness of the illustrations sets this juvenile farm animal compilation from the common fare of the day, and surely the endearing cuteness of the images has led many a time to this book being broken for the purpose of framing the prints. Some soiling of the covers. The red cloth used on the spine has some fraying and weakening. Minor soiling of some margins within, but most of this could be considered age toning. one plate, "Milking Time", ha paper loss in right margin, not affecting or coming close to the image. Bookseller Inventory # 001600

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Title: Pretty Farm Pictures. A Big Book for the ...

Publisher: Ernest Nister and E. P. Dutton & Co., London and New York

Binding: Boards attached by cloth spine

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: First Edition Presumed.

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Antiquarian books of all kinds, with emphases on color plate books, decorative arts, foreign literature (German, French, Italian, Spanish), children's literature, philosophy, sporting (equine, hunting, shooting).

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