Children's Books 1880's-1916 Colorful lot x 10 w/ many chromolithography platesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Children's Books of 19th Century. Fun lot of ten color illustrated books issued c. 1880-1916 era. [Chromolithography].
Short video captures condition much better than words. Please watch prior to purchase to ensure a clear understanding of the lot. All appear complete, but sold as-is, (100 year old juvenile books often survive slightly defective), and as shown in video.
Self Made Pictures for Children or Cut-Out Journeys to Famous Places Painted and Described, by C. Durand Chapman. 1916, New York, Frederick A Stokes Company. Images composed of cut-out scenes constructed by an early owner.
Father Tuck's Picture Land. "Untearable". Berlin, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd.c.1900. All pages mounted to linen as issued. 24 full page chromolithographed color plates, 4 pp. color. Shaken, many pages edge chipped.
Small Birds. 1903, New York, McLoughlin Bros. Chromolithographed cover. Six full page chromolithographed color plates.
Berlin, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd. c.1890-1900. Soft cover- chromolithographed covers. Four full page chromolitho color plates. Front cover detached.
The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, by Daniel Defoe.
c.1900, Chicago, Donohue Brothers. Splendid chromolithographed color cover. Profusion of b&w drawings.
Twelve Times One. Illustrated by Mary A. Lathbury. 1888, New York, Worthington Co.
With 13 beautiful full page chromolithographed color plates. Lacks paper spine.
Boots at the Holly Tree In, by Charles Dickens.
1882, New York, Cassel, Petter, Galpin & Co. Color lithographed paper covered boards. Lacks paper spine. With 16 full page color lithographed plates.
Through the Meadows by Fred E. Weatherly.
New York, E. P. Dutton & Co. c. 1880's. Illustrated by M. E. Edwards. With 18 full page color litho plates.
Stories About Birds of Land and Water, by M. and E. Kirby.
London, Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co. c.1880's. Lovely color lithographed paper covered boards cloth spine binding. Profusely illustrated with b&w line drawings. Shaken, still attractive.
Little Miss Muffet and Other Stories.
1902, New York, McLoughlin Bros. With 24 full page chromolithographed plates.
Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia, by Samuel Johnson, LL. D.
London, George Routledge and Sons. c. 1880 color lithographed paper boards binding.
Smallest book measures: 7 1/4" H X 5 1/4" W.
Largest book measures: 9 3/4" H X 12" W.
Lot along the shelf measures: 6".