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A Little book of old rhymes.

Author: Barker, Cicely Mary.
ISBN #: 
Price: $125.00
Publisher: London: Blackie & Son, [n.d.]
Book Condition: VG+
Dust Jacket Condition: VG
Binding: Hard Cover
Pub Date: 0
Presumed first edition (no date, price on jacket is 1/6; jacket panel lists to "A Flower Fairy Alphabet," published in 1934). 24mo (5 1/2" tall), 48 pages, color and b/w illus; illus eps; paper-backed boards with linen-look and checkerboard design, pictorial paste-on. Condition is VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD jacket: book has sl. edgewear at spine head and tail; sm. (1/4" closed tear at margin of page 39; Jacket has lt. edgewear with very small chips and tears at edges, sl. discoloring to white. A lovely book with Barker's delightful illustrations...