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A Child's Garden of Verses

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Book Description: Longmans, Green, London, 1885. First edition. 12mo. . Inscribed on front fly leaf "To Miss Pigot with every kind wish from M. I. Stevenson, May 1885". A fine association copy presented to a friend of Mrs. Stevenson soon after the book was published. After the death of Stevenson's father, he and his mother were often together. She accompanied him to America when he spent some time at Saranac and on his voyage through the South Sea Islands which followed. When he settled in Samoa, she became a permanent member of the household.Miss Pigot went to India at the age of seventeen and worked there as a missionary. In November 1882 charges had been made "against the moral character" of Ms. Mary Pigot, then Superintendent of the Female Mission in Calcutta, The charges were brought in a document given to the Rev. William Hastie, who had been dismissed from his post as Principal of the Foreign Missions College in Calcutta, in 1883. He had appealed the charges "want of tact and tempers and his discourtesy" and in spite of an eight hour speech in his defense lost the appeal. Mr. Hastie had sent the charges to the Foreign Missions Committee with a post script in effect confirming the charges. The Committee handed the paper to Ms. Pigot who happened to be in Edinburgh on a visit. She returned to Calcutta and raised a libel action against Hastie. She finally won the case and Hastie was found guilty of malicious libel. The Commissioners had investigated the accusation against Ms. Pigot and found "the only serious charge brought home to Miss Pigot was that she had unwittingly appointed a Roman Catholic as matron of the orphanage, and had retained her services after she knew the fact that she was not a Protestant". . This was Miss Pigot's chief fault and it is said that the Commissioners "saw no reason to believe that she tolerated any known impropriey, and they have a strong impression, from what they have learned elsewhere, that the orphanage was no worse off in respect to its native agents than all other mission of similar character." Fanny wrote to her mother-in-law in May, 1884 "He [Stevenson] was greatly taken up with the Miss Pigot triumph, and wrote her a short note when he first heard of it, to say so." Miss Pigot wrote in July, 1884 "Mrs. T. Stevenson has made me her debtor for many years. And my intense appreciation of literature has bound me in full homage to her gifted son whose gem of a letter is a treasure to possess."A fine copy in the preferred binding in which the apostrophe in the word "Child's" on the spine has a curved tail, quite scarce thus. Other copies of the first, and second, editions as well, have been noted on which this apostrophe resembles a small figure seven. [Beinecke 192. Hayward 297. Booth and Mehew The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, v. IV pp. 71, 79. Yale Letters, Letter 1005. Lewis and Mills, Feminist Postcolonial Theory.ÊKent, Converting Women.] Lower spine edge slightly rubbed, a tad cocked, else fine original blue cloth decoratively stamped and lettered in gilt, top edges gilt, in half blue morocco slipcase by Sangorski. Bookseller Inventory # 19141

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Book Description: London, William Heinemann, 1921., 1921. The Vailima Edition, Limited to 1030 copies of which this No 90. Complete in 26 volumes. Large 8vo. Finely bound in recent dark blue half morocco titled in gilt to spine, gilt decoration to the others, and raised bands to spines; blue cloth boards; top edges gilt, others untrimmed. An imposing and beautiful set. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Prideaux. Bookseller Inventory # 38406

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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES

STEVENSON, Robert Louis
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Book Description: Longmans, 1885. First edition, first issue. 12mo. Original blue cloth with bevelled edges. Gilt lettering on the spine and gilt stamped publisher's device on the upper cover. Top edge gilt and page edges untrimmed, one page badly opened with short tear to edge. A fine, bright copy. One of 1000 copies in the first edition. This volume of poetry has provided us with some of the best loved verses for children, including "Bed in Summer", "The Land of Nod", "My Shadow" and "The Land of Counterpane". Bookseller Inventory # 21418

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A Child's Garden of Verses.

STEVENSON, Robert Louis.
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Book Description: London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1885, 1885. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Bookplate. Lightly rubbed at extremities but cloth overall bright and fresh, endpapers tanned but contents otherwise very clean. An excellent copy. First edition, first impression. One of only 1000 copies published. Bookseller Inventory # 80766

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A Child's Garden of Verses.

STEVENSON, Robert Louis.
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Book Description: London, Longmans, Green, and Co., 1885., 1885. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First edition, first issue. 8vo. Original gilt stamped blue cloth, t.e.g., others uncut. Enclosed in a blue cloth drop box. Very good-fine. Previous owner's inscription of the front free endpaper, dated 4 June, 1885. Prideaux A35; Beinecke 193. First issue with "7" on spine instead of the apostrophe. Bookseller Inventory # 226433

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A Child's Garden of Verses.

STEVENSON, ROBERT LOUIS.
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Book Description: London: Longmans, Green, 1885., 1885. First edition, first issue binding. Publisher's presentation copy, with their round blind-stamp on the title page. 8vo, original blue cloth, gilt lettering, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Beinecke 193; NCBEL III, 1005. Edges slightly rubbed; cloth a little soiled; very nice copy, enclosed in a chemise and quarter morocco slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 20047

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A Child's Garden of Verses

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Book Description: London: Longmans, Green, 1885, 1885. First edition. 12mo. [2], x, 101 pp. Spottiswoode & Co., Printers. Original blue cloth gilt, t.e.g., others uncut. Spine slightly dull, ends a bit bumped, usual darkening of endpapers, overall a fine, fresh copy in custom half morocco slipcase and chemise. Prideaux A35; Hayward 297; Beinecke 192; Gumuchian 5440. Bookseller Inventory # 233884

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A Child’s Garden of Verses.

Stevenson (Robert Louis)
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Book Description: Longman’s Green and Co, 1885. FIRST EDITION, first issue, publisher’s presentation copy with their blind-stamp on title ‘Presented by the Publisher’, a few very minor stains on the last leaves at either end, pp. [ii], x, 101, [3, blank], 16mo, original blue cloth with bevelled edges, publisher’s logo in gilt on the upper cover, spine lettered in gilt, spine very slightly faded, extremities a trifle worn, t.e.g., others untrimmed, preserved in a cloth covered card chemise, blue cloth slip-in case with red lettering piece on spine, very good A very good copy of this classic. 1,000 copies were printed, on fine paper. This is the first issue, with no mention of ‘Two Series’ in the advertisement, the apostrophe on the spine shaped like an apostrophe (the apostrophe shaped like a 7 has sometimes been held to represent first issue, but presentation copies has the apostrophe shape), and the word ‘OF’ in smaller type. ‘The power of this collection of simple verses lies in the fact that it . shows that life which a child lives within himself, and takes so completely for granted that he seldom speaks of it, usually because he cannot. Stevenson has here recaptured not only a part, but the whole of that hidden life, and has set those recollections forth in just the terms that children would use, could they put them into words at all’ (Meigs, pp. 293-4). Furthermore, ‘they were the first sizable group of poems to . capture, with equal consistency and thoroughness, a child’s quality of imagination, sense of wonder, and intense enjoyment of experience’ (p. 408). (Prideaux 14; Hayward 297; Grolier Club Stevenson 55; Osborne II 662). Bookseller Inventory # 51187

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A Child's Garden of Verses.

STEVENSON, Robert Louis.
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Book Description: London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1885, 1885. Small octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full dark green morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, single rule to boards gilt, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Some light browning to page edges otherwise a fine copy. First Edition, First Impression. Bookseller Inventory # 35843

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A Child's Garden of Verses

Stevenson, Robert Louis
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Book Description: Longman's Green & Co, London, 1885. Half Dark Blue Morocco. Book Condition: Near Fine Book. First Edition. 6 1/2" Tall. 101 pp., with two preliminary blanks, adverts. page, half-title, three final blanks. Top edge gilt, deckled edges. Attractively bound in well preserved half dark morocco, five bands, gilt title and author, over marbled paper boards, matching hand marbled endpapers. No names or marks or stains or other damage, pages clean and just a little aged [with one very small foxing spot]. First issue with no mention of "Two Series" in the advertisement at front. Gift quality. Bookseller Inventory # 024848

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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES.

Stevenson, Robert Louis:
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Book Description: London: Longman's Green, and Co., 1885., 1885. Small octavo. Blue cloth, lettered in gilt, bevelled edges, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Binding darkened and worn, with chipping to spine ends, old (and now elapsed) repairs to inner hinges between endsheets and text block, endsheets darkened (and rear pastedown bubbled), shaken, one leaf carelessly opened, with marginal chip; a heavily used and traveled copy, with fine provenance. "Second edition" (i.e. second printing of the first edition). A fine family association copy, inscribed by Stevenson's mother on the half-title: "John Balfour from his affect Grand Aunt M.I. Stevenson October 1885." Margaret Isabella (Balfour) Stevenson (1829- 1897), or "Maggie" (as she was known to her family), married Thomas Stevenson in 1848 and gave birth to RLS in 1850. She had a strong and loving relationship with her son. Although quarrels between RLS and his father about religion, his career and his marriage were upsetting to the family, the family remained close. After her husband died in 1887, Maggie went with RLS and Fanny on their travels to America and the South Seas and even settled with them in Vailima. She returned to Edinburgh to live with her sister after RLS died. BEINECKE 195. HAYWARD 297. PRIDEAUX A35. Bookseller Inventory # WRCLIT 64344

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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES.

STEVENSON.ROBERT LOUIS.; .
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Book Description: Longmans,Green,And Co.London.,1885, 1885. FIRST EDITION.Small 8vo.(6.4 x 4.4 inches).A very good,bright copy.Finely bound by Zaehnsdorf in late nineteenth century full brown calf.Triple gilt ruled borders with central circular gilt device made up the authors initials on boards.Spine with wide raised bands,each with five ruled gilt lines.Three dark green labels,ruled and lettered in gilt.Compartments fully decorated in gilt and with circular gren leather onlays.The onlay to the top panel is missing.Gilt inner dentelles.Marbled endpapers.Previous owners bookplate on front paste down.Original blue cloth front board with small gilt stamped publishers device and original spine bound in at the rear.Top edge gilt,others untrimmed.Minor rubbing to edges and front hinge cracked but firm.Overall a very good clean copy in a very pretty early leather binding.:wph. Bookseller Inventory # 6200

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A Child's Garden of Verses.

STEVENSON, Robert Louis.
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Book Description: London, Longmans, Green and Co., 1885, 1885. Small octavo (157 × 102 mm). Contemporary calf, two brown morocco labels, elaborate tooling in compartments, flat bands, triple rule to boards with central emblem, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Bookplate to front pastedown, expert restoration to headcap, some trivial loss to gilt, overall an excellent copy handsomely bound. First edition, first impression. Bookseller Inventory # 48985

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A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES

Stevenson, Robert Louis
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Book Description: 1885. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1885. Original blue cloth, beveled. First Edition, first printing (which consisted of 1000 copies). Stevenson began writing these verses as early as 1881: supposedly after perusing through Kate Greenaway's BIRTHDAY BOOK FOR CHILDREN, he observed "These are rather nice rhymes, and I don't think they will be difficult to do," and then proceeded to try his hand at them. It is hard to believe that the author of DR JEKYLL AND MR HYDE and THE BODY-SNATCHER also wrote these sprightly juvenile rhymes. The book is dedicated to Alison Cunningham, "Cummy," his childhood nurse-maid.~The spine lettering of this copy includes an apostrophe shaped like the digit "7", and the word "OF" slightly smaller than any other in the title; other copies have a curved apostrophe and an even smaller "OF." This is the more common state (priority, if any, unknown). (The top edge is gilt, with the others uncut, which is the usual, primary state.)~This is a near-fine copy, with faint soil or darkening of the cloth but with scarcely any wear. A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES is becoming increasingly scarce in collectible condition. Beinecke 193; Princeton 20A copy 3; Prideaux pp 35-39. Bookseller Inventory # 11665

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A Child’s Garden of Verses.

Stevenson (Robert Louis)
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Book Description: Longmans Green and Co, 1885. FIRST EDITION, a few minor spots and stains, pp. [ii], x, 104, 16mo, original bevel-edged medium blue cloth, spine gilt lettered, publisher’s logo on the front cover, top edges gilt, others untrimmed, spine slightly faded and bumped at either end, corners a trifle worn, bookplate, cloth chemise and light blue gilt lettered morocco and cloth slipcase, good First issue of the text (with no mention of the ‘Second Series’ in the list of the author’s works), second issue of the binding (apostrophe shaped like a 7, ‘OF’ the same size as ‘A’, not smaller). ‘The power of this collection of simple verses lies in the fact that it . shows that life which a child lives within himself, and takes so completely for granted that he seldom speaks of it, usually because he cannot. Stevenson has here recaptured not only a part, but the whole of that hidden life, and has set those recollections forth in just the terms that children would use, could they put them into words at all’ (Meigs, pp. 293-4). Furthermore, ‘they were the first sizable group of poems to . capture, with equal consistency and thoroughness, a child’s quality of imagination, sense of wonder, and intense enjoyment of experience’ (p. 408). (Prideaux 14; Hayward 297; Grolier Club Stevenson 55; Osborne II 662). Bookseller Inventory # 50914

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Book Description: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1921-1923., 1921. The Vailima Edition, Limited to 1030 copies of which this No 123, and initialed by hand in ink by Lloyd Osbourne who wrote the Introduction. Complete in 26 volumes. Large 8vo. Publisher's blue cloth with titled paper label to spines, edges untrimmed. With frontispieces. A tight set, with edges very slightly dusty. Apparently unread, with pages uncut. Internally clean and bright. A near immaculate set of the best edition of Stevenson's works in its original binding. Prideaux. Bookseller Inventory # 39073

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A Child's Garden Of Verses

Robert Louis Stevenson
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Book Description: Scribner's, 1905. Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Jessie Willcox Smith (illustrator). First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition (1905) with Smith Illustrations. Fine copy (light staining to back panel).Near fine Fresh Jacket. $1.75 on flap.Difficult First. Jacket lightly chipped at crown.Beautiful Copy. Bookseller Inventory # 007220

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A Child’s Garden of Verses.

Stevenson, Robert Louis.
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Book Description: Longmans Green and Co, 1885. First ediition, first issue [does not mention the Second Series in the list his works]. x + 101 pp. 12mo [4-1/2" x 6-1/2"]. Peacock blue cloth over boards, bevelled with gilt stamped spine. publisher's device stamped gilt stamped on upper front left corner. teg. fore and bottom edge untrimmed Hardcover bookplates [2], inscription on front fly, wear with some loss to the extremities and spine slightly dull else a very good copy. [apostrophe on spine shaped like a 7]. Prideaux 14. Bookseller Inventory # 207065

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A Child's Garden of Verses

Stevenson, Robert Louis
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Book Description: Longmans, Green, London, 1885. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First edition -- pages only. A binding copy. Bright, fine pages, in need of a new cover. Previously rebound copy, with original spine and front panel preserved. Old binding was ruined, now offering as pages to be rebound as desired. Or, if customer prefers, contact us for pricing to have a professionally rebound to order at additional cost. Bookseller Inventory # 012342

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A Child's Garden of Verses.

Stevenson, Robert Louis; JOYCE LANCASTER WILSON
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Book Description: 1978. STEVENSON, Robert Louis. A Child's Garden of Verses. 114, [4] pp. Illustrated throughout by Joyce Lancaster Wilson with 9 full-page woodcuts, 36 woodcut initials, and several woodcut vignettes of various sizes. Large 8vo., 250 x 160 mm, bound in half morocco over boards, title in gilt on spine. San Francisco: The Press in Tuscany Alley, 1978. One of 500 copies, signed by the illustrator. Nine poems by Stevenson are published here for the first time. The book is a combination of colourful initials, vignettes and full-page plates, designed and printed by Joyce Lancaster Wilson and skillfully printed by her husband, the renowned San Franciscan scholar-printer Adrian Wilson, in Centaur and Arrighi types. Bookseller Inventory # 46146

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A Child's Garden of Verses.

Stevenson, R.L.; JOYCE LANCASTER WILSON
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Book Description: 1978. STEVENSON, Robert Louis. A Child's Garden of Verses. 114, [4] pp. Illustrated throughout by Joyce Lancaster Wilson with 9 full-page woodcuts, 36 woodcut initials, and several woodcut vignettes of various sizes. 8vo., bound in recent half morocco. San Francisco: The Press in Tuscany Alley, 1978. One of 500 copies, signed by the illustrator. Several poems by Stevenson are published here for the first time. Joyce Lancaster Wilson is responsible for creating this delightful book of vivid colours and felicitous images that work on a child's level but also appeal to adult readers. The book is a combination of colourful initials, vignettes and full-page plates, designed and printed by Joyce Lancaster Wilson and a skillfully printed text by her husband, the renowned San Franciscan scholar-printer Adrian Wilson, in Centaur and Arrighi types. Very fine condition. Bookseller Inventory # 37652

Book Description: London: Published by William Heinemann. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons -23, 1922. Vailima Ed. 26 vols., complete. Frontiss. including 4 maps (2 in colour) and 14 mainly photogravure ports., 12 facsimile plates of original pages, ills., several dec. initial letters. F.e.ps. lightly browned, unopened in parts, good in original gilt lettered blue cloth with gilt device to upper boards, spines very lightly faded, t.e.g. No. 539 of a Limited Edition of 1060 Sets. Additional postage may be necessary US$829. Bookseller Inventory # 229317

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A CHILD`S GARDEN OF VERSES.

STEVENSON. ROBERT LOUIS. ; ROBINSON. CHARLES. Illustrates.
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Book Description: John Lane The Bodley Head. London. 1896, 1896. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Illustrated Edition. FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION. 8vo. (7.8 x 5.2 inches). Dated 1896 but actually published in 1895. Beautifully illustrated with nearly 100 line drawings by Robinson. 16pp publishers catalogue at end, dated 1895. Finely bound in recent full dark green morocco, spine with five raised bands, the compartments ruled, lettered and decorated in gilt. Single gilt ruled border on boards. All edges gilt. The publishers original decorative green cloth boards and spine, lettered and decorated in gilt, are bound in at rear. A lovely copy of this wonderful book. Bookseller Inventory # 9019

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A Child's Garden of Verses

Stevenson, Robert Louis
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Book Description: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, U.S.A., 1905. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dustjacket. Jessie Willcox Smith (illustrator). 1st Edition. 9 1/2 " x 7 ". colour illustrated endpapers; po 1909 message top 3rd blank page; c1905; colour plates tissue protected; b/w illustrations; colour cover board paste down in tact. Bookseller Inventory # 014711

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A CHILD`S GARDEN OF VERSES.

STEVENSON. ROBERT LOUIS. ; ROBINSON. CHARLES. Illustrates.
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Book Description: John Lane The Bodley Head. London. 1896(1895), 1896. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION. Dated 1896 but actually published in 1895. With nearly 100 line drawings by Robinson. Ink inscription to previous owners on front free endpaper and some minor foxing to endpapers otherwise a very good, bright copy. Original ribbed green cloth, lettered and decorated to spine and illustrated on both boards in gilt. This copy is the scarcer untrimmed, taller page variant without the edges trimmed and gilded as in most copies. 1st state of 16pp of publishers adverts at end, dated 1895. A very good copy of one of the most beautiful illustrated books ever produced. Bookseller Inventory # 6529

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A Child's Garden of Verses

Stevenson, Robert Louis
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Book Description: John Lane the Bodley Head and Charles Scribners Sons, New York and London, 1896. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. 8vo. 136 pp. Rubbing and light soiling to covers. Rubbing and very light bumping to spine ends, light rubbing to edges and corners. Title label on spine rubbed, faded and peeling; spine sunned. Top edge gilt. Rough cut fore edge. Gilt stamped green cloth fpd and rpd. Endpapers lightly scuffed. Interior has light brownish spotty staining to some pages. Binding tight. Bookseller Inventory # 114062

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A Child's Garden of Verses.

STEVENSON, Robert Louis.
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Book Description: Barse & Hopkins, New York. hardcover. Book Condition: fine. Illustrated with 6 color plates by George Reiter Brill. 90pp., short 4to, rebound in full red morocco; simple gilt-ruled and lettered spine with raised bands, marbled endpapers, t.e.g. New York: Barse & Hopkins, (no date, circa 1915). Fine. Bookseller Inventory # 152214

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A Child’s Garden of Verses. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.

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Book Description: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1896. FIRST ILLUSTRATED EDITION, lavishly illustrated throughout, occasional light handling marks and one or two faint foxspots, pp. xiv, 140, [1], 16 [ads], crown 8vo, original dark green cloth with Robinson illustration stamped in gilt to both boards, backstrip lettered and decorated in gilt with softening at tips, slight lean to spine, textblock strained in a couple of places, a.e.g., light spotting to endpapers with ownership inscription to flyleaf and Strang’s portrait of Stevenson laid in, very good The ownership inscription is that of Mabel Gore Booth, likely the sister of Constance Gore-Booth (later Markievicz) - Irish republican and first woman elected to parliament - and the suffragist and poet Eva Gore-Booth; Yeats was part of their circle and recalls evenings at their family home, Lissadell House, in his 1927 poem ‘In Memory of Eva Gore-Booth and Constance Markievicz’ (ODNB). (Prideaux 14). Bookseller Inventory # 53956

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A Child’s Garden of Verses

Stevenson, Robert Louis
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Book Description: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1885. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson. First American edition. Publisher: Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York, 1885. Printed the same year as the UK first edition. In green cloth covered boards with darker green quarter cloth spine. Title, author and publisher printed on the spine in gold and title and author printed on the front cover. Binding is in very good plus condition, with edge browning and some soiling. Minor wear to the top and bottom of the spine, no loss. Contents are clean. Owner's signature on the ffep. 101 pages. A very nice copy of a very scarce book. Inventory #09-198. Price: $550. Bookseller Inventory # 09-198

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A Child's Garden of Verses. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.

STEVENSON, Robert Louis.
(London, United Kingdom)
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Book Description: London: John Lane, 1912, 1912. Octavo. Finely bound in brown half morocco, titles and elaborate decoration to spine with small green morocco pieces onlaid, raised bands, brown cloth boards, plain blue endpapers, top edge gilt. An excellent copy handsomely bound. With black and white illustrations throughout. New edition. Bookseller Inventory # 51520

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