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Mother Goose, or, The old nursery rhymes / illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Alternate Title(s):
Old nursery rhymes
Mother Goose.
London ; and New York : Frederick Warne and Co., Ltd., [between 1940 and 1950]
Physical Description:
[10], 9-52, [2] pages : color illustrations ; 17 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC242.G7 A7 1940
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Ellen and Arthur Liman, Yale JD 1957
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Illustrated title page in colors with title vignette.
White endpapers with flowers printed in colors within two-line olive green border.
All pages within line borders.
"Printed in Great Britain 368-456"--Title page verso.
Publication date based on address of Edmund Evans Ltd. Information on addresses found at: http://www.randolphcaldecott.org.uk/editions.htm.
"Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans, Ltd., 154 Clerkenwell Road, London E.C.1"--Colophon.
Schuster, T.E. Printed Kate Greenaway : a catalogue raisonné, 140, 4d
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original illustrated boards; with dust jacket.
Subject Terms:
Children's literature.
Children's literature.
Liman, Ellen and Arthur -- Provenance.
Nursery rhymes.
Nursery rhymes.
Chromoxylographs -- 1940-1950.
Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901, illustrator.
Frederick Warne (Firm), publisher.
Edmund Evans Ltd., engraver, printer.
Collection of Ellen and Arthur Liman (Yale Center for British Art).
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