Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes 1901 W.W. Denslow illustrated children's bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Children's Books, Illustrated Books, Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes).
Denslow's Mother Goose, Being the Old Familiar Rhymes ands Jingles of Mother Goose, edited & illustrated by W.W. Denslow.
Published 1901, New York by McClure, Philips & Company.
c. 75 pages. Text in English. First Edition, Second state. Profusely illustrated throughout.
A truly splendid book done by one of the great illustrators of all time.
Publisher's 1/4 cloth binding, pictorial cover paste downs.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, cover edges worn and chipped, hinges cracked, contents still clean, slightly shaken, signs of handling but nothing offensive or severe, remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound. Still a nice looking book with great visual appeal.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this item survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books and ephemera of all types. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 11" H x 9" W.