At Home Again – J. G. Sowerby, Thos Crane (1886) (1st ed.)

S$84.00

At Home Again – J. G. Sowerby, Thos Crane (1886) (1st ed.)

S$84.00

Title: At Home Again

Author: J. G. Sowerby, Thos Crane, Eliza Keary

Publisher: Marcus Ward, Belfast. No date, research reveals it to be 1886.

Condition: Hardcover, reading copy only. Book has been repaired, but the spine is cracked and hinges are exposed on some pages. Needs to be handled gently. Fingerprint marks here and there, but pages unmarked and still very beautiful. 59pp., app. 8.5″ by 8.5″.

Description

A beautiful Victorian children’s book of verses, illustrated on all pages in colour. As far as we know, this is the first and only antiquarian edition, published in 1886. The book was later reprinted in 1980.