Book Description

16mo (67 x 60mm), colour printed frontispiece and title page vignette, 26 col. illustrations engraved and printed by Edmund Evans. Osborne I.95, n. I.130; Thomson 68a.
Dealer Notes
The letter illustrations of Kate Greenaway's Alphabet first appeared as brown printed line-drawings in W.F. Mavor's 'The English spelling-book', colour wood engravings of the drawings were consequently used for the 'Alphabet' and the 'Almanacks' of 1889 and 1895. (Osborne coll.)
Author Kate Greenaway
Date n.d. [1885?]
Binding colour printed glazed card covers, identical design front and back
Publisher London: Routledge & Son
Illustrator Kate Greenaway (1846-1901)
Condition fine
Pages unpaginated, pp. [32]

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