Spielman, M.H. and Layard, G.S.
Title KATE GREENAWAY.
Edition Second printing
Publisher London: Adam and Charles Black, [December] 1905.
Seller ID 126
8vo. 301 pages. Half leather and cream colored buckram. Gilt titles and ornaments on spine. Stain to top of leather covering the spine and a small bit of soiling to buckram. Moderate wear to edges of leather. Tightly bound. Marbled edges and endpapers. Very Good. Includes 52 tissue-guarded, color plate illustrations, 34 black and white illustrations, and 56 thumbnail and other sketches throughout the text. List of illustrations includes the name of the (then) owner of the original work. In addition to the many illustrations and a thorough biography of the illustrator, the book also includes a "list of books illustrated wholly or in part by Kate Greenaway" with complete bibliographic information. A useful resource for the Greenaway collector.
Kate Greenaway Children's Books Illustrator VIctorian