On the Ocean of Time Calendar Months Poetry c. 1890 illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Juvenile Books, Children's Stories, Poems, Illustrated Books).
On the Ocean of Time: The Children of the Year, by Emma Tatham. Illustrated by G.H. Edward and Helen Hatton.
Published c. 1890, London by Hodder and Stoughton. Lithographed by Hazell Watson & Viney.
32 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout in tinted/ color lithography.
Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial paper wrappers.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition. Old tape on spine and inside covers holds the covers on. Bookplate affixed to inside front cover.
Binding age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, 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. 8" H x 7" W.