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Image for The Nursery Rhyme Book. Edited by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.

The Nursery Rhyme Book. Edited by Andrew Lang. Illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.

By: (BROOKE, L. LESLIE); LANG, ANDREW;

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd., 1897 (1st.):

Seller ID: 77989


Hardback, 8 x 5.5 inches. Green cloth with colour vignette plate to front, black lettering to front and black and gilt lettering to spine. Decorative endpapers. In very good condition. Spine faded with small splits at top and bottom edges. Inside a couple of very minor handling marks else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. 288pp. 8 B&W plates & many illustrations within & throughout text. View more info

Image for ORIGINAL LETTER from L. Leslie Brooke to Mr. Stitt.

ORIGINAL LETTER from L. Leslie Brooke to Mr. Stitt.

By: BROOKE, L. LESLIE:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: 1897.:

Seller ID: 37941


Sm. 8vo size. 2 pages, hand-written. Date Dec. 14, 1897. Printed letterhead: I Scarsdale Villas. Kensington W. It refers to “bookplates”, and he mentions that the last bookplate he designed was for Mr. Solly of Birkenhead who was the first to scale one of the peaks in the Dolomites (which is represented in the bookplate). Mr. Brooke also mentions that he was very busy illustrating a book of nursery rhymes published by Mr. Andrew Lang. View more info