Light grey cloth with house illustration and titles to front cover. Covers are a little grubby. Spine top, bottom and corners rubbed and bumped. Hand written inscription to FEP dated 1914. Light spotting to FEP, title page. Not dated but the British library has it listed as 1913. Has full page black and white illustrations.No other copy for sale at the time of listing. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: The Old Clock on the Stairs.
Editorial: H. B. Saxton
Condición del libro: Good
Descripción Estado de conservación: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 97812489138401.0
Descripción circa . 1880., 1880. Hard back binding in original black leather covers, gilt title and author lettering to the front cover, gilt decorations to front and rear boards, gilt dentelles, green and gilt pattern end papers. 8vo. 8'' x 6½''. Contains 9 single-sided pages of thick card stock with the poem written out by hand using green and red ink. Above and around the text is a different exquisite hand coloured illustration executed with minute detail, hand coloured title-page. 'Somewhat back from the village street stands the old fashioned country seat. Across its antique portico Tall poplar trees their shadows throw. And from its station in the hall an ancient timepiece says to all - Forever Never Never Forever'. And so begins The Old Clock On The Stairs. This hand made piece is an absolute one off book. Member of the P.B.F.A. NINETEENTH CENTURY. Nº de ref. de la librería 86687
Descripción Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Fair. Unpaginated. Hardcover, no dustjacket. reading copy. Illustrations appear to be hand painted. Leather bound. Missing small bottom piece (quarter inch) of spine. POETRY. "Somewhat back from the village street stands the old fashioned country-seat. Across its antique portico Tall poplar-trees their shadows throw. And from its station in the hall an ancient timepiece says to all. 'Forever-never! Never-Forever!' " And so begins The Old Clock On The Stairs. (Key Words: Poetry, Clocks, Antiques, M. B. Winship). book. Nº de ref. de la librería 19306X1