A Child's Garden of Verses.

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A full collection, with the Child's Garden, the Child Alone, Garden Days, and all the Envoys, including To Auntie.... What did the other children do/And what were childhood, wanting you?" Over 100 delicate illustrations spread liberally throughout the front matter and text. A later gift edition of C. Robinson's first fully illustrated book, published when he was only 25 years old, and well received on both sides of the Atlantic.

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21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
A Child's Garden of Verses.
Stevenson, Robert Louis.
/Charles Robinson, illustrator.
London: John Lane Bodley Head (Bell & Cockburn, i. e. Toronto, on spine) probably circa 1910-1914 based on publishers' collaboration/1908 thus/1895 first C. Robinson illustrated, grey/tan cloth boards with large illustration in green, gilt, teal, and black of a child in nightdress running with a candlestick, gilt titles, elaborate coloured spine; same numeration as Lane 1908 edition, gilt top edge and cut edges; coloured art nouveau illustrated endpapers, 7 full coloured plates + frontis and title page; many full b/w drawings and illustrations in text; 8vo; 16 unnumbered pages + 153 pp. + 3pp of little drawings, + 8 pp catalogue.
Juvenile hardback
CONDITION: Very Good Plus; no names, light, even soil to back, corners and spine head sharp, light push on spine foot margin, gilt bright, cut edges clean (one uncut); pages in nice condition.
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21602 A Child's Garden of Verses by Stevenson, Ch Robinson, Ill.
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