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16mo 6" - 7" tall; 57 pages; Circa 1932 (with 1908 copyright the only date shown). Reilly & Lee, Chicago. Reilly reprint of Neill's classic illustrated "Night Before" is in reasonably decent but worn condition. Original light blue cloth with pictorial paper title panel with 4 color illustration by Gremin mounted to the cover board. Enright illustrated color endpages. Rear endpages split in the joint; front endpage tender with partial split. Cloth shows silverfish predation to the starch sizing with color fade and thread baring along spine and a swath of combined silverfishing and soiling to the rear board. Contents clean but with some thumbing and reader wear. 1932 Christmas prize inscription penned neatly to front endpage. ; a small Christmas label attached to the front endpage. Uncommon early copy of the edition illustrated by Neill includes a 2nd part _ "Mother Goose Rhymes and Jingles" at rear. Worn and a bit tired so good only at best. N° de ref. de la librería 30873
Título: The Night Before Christmas And Mother Goose ...
Editorial: The Reilly & Lee Co.
Año de publicación: 1932
Condición del libro: Good
Descripción The Reilly & Britton Co: Chicago, 1908. Color illustr (nine for Moore title) by John R. Neill. 7 x 5, decorated boards with oval pict cover illustr, 57 pp plus ads (for Baum and Oz), covers heavily worn, spine ends chipping, cover corners worn down to boards, hinges loose, rear inner hinge cracked, ink name on front eps, pp worn and finger soiled, one page (pp 29-30), with marginal foredge tear, another page (pp 45-46) with 2.5" tear down from top edge which interferes with text and illustr, not quite a collectible copy, but a starter copy. From the Children's Red Books series. SWAF. Nº de ref. del artículo: 97-7719