Ride a Cock-Horse and Other Nursery Rhymes

PEAKE, Mervyn (illustrator)

Published by Chatto & Windus, London, 1940
Condition: Fair+ Hardcover
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First edition with "For Sebastion" on prelim following Contents page. Pictorial hand-colored paper boards. Fourteen nursery rhymes accompanied by a full-page illustration by Mervyn Peake with 10 of these are hand-coloured. Browning/aging spots to boards with some staining. Spine has lost top paper exposing webbing and resulting in slackness to the boards. There is toning/browning spotting to endpapers and to a varying degree to pages themselves but in many cases are not excessive. Pencilled names on ffep. Scarce - priced on condition Fair to Good. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 002275

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Title: Ride a Cock-Horse and Other Nursery Rhymes

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London

Publication Date: 1940

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Peake, Mervyn

Book Condition:Fair+

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition.

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