New Mother Hubbard & Mother Good Nursery Rhymes c. 1900 pictorial linen bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Juvenile Books, Children's Stories, Nursery Rhymes, Pictorial Books).
The New Mother Hubbard and Mother Goose Rhymes. Anon. publisher & artist, style similar to W.W. Denslow.
Published c. 1900, United States (?).
32 pages counting covers. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, including 16 full page color lithos plus color covers..
Publisher's pictorial linen wrappers. Color plates printed on linen, b&w text leaves printed on paper mounted to linen.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding heavily age worn, covers chipped, spine paper gone, covers loosened, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 9 1/4" H x 7" W.