Title: Nonsense Rhymes for Holiday Times
Publisher: Ernest Nister [c1895], London
Publication Date: 1895
Illustrator: Illustrated by Nister, Ernest & W. Foster
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket
Edition: First Edition.
Hinges broken. Small red stain to front board near centre of spine. Wear to edges and corners of boards. Binding rather loose and fragile with first few leaves nearly detached. ; No date. Owner's signature dated 1895. Printed in Bavaria. Unpaginated. Mounted colour frontispiece + b&w in-text illustrations. Page dimensions: 255 x 204mm. Papered boards with cloth spine. The most notable feature of this book is the attractive colour illustration of a feline conductor on the front board. This cat's expression is hard to interpret, possibly he is a little flustered, puzzled, or feeling the pressure. One sheet of his notes has taken flight from the music stand. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 9617
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