A Day In A Child's Life
A Day In A Child's Life

GREENAWAY, Kate (illustrator). Myles B. FOSTER (music by). A Day In A Child's Life.

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GREENAWAY, Kate (illustrator). Myles B. FOSTER (music by). A Day In A Child's Life. London: George Routledge And Sons. [1881].

Slim 4to. Original green cloth-backed pictorial glazed and bevelled boards decorated in brown, yellow and orange, light green endpapers and edges; pp. [v], 6-29 + [i]; with pictorial title-page, frontispiece and exquisite illustrations throughout printed in fine woodblock colours by xylography, by the master printer Edmund Evans; an attractive copy with light brown spotting and marking to upper cover and minor shelf-wear to edges and corner tips; internally clean and crisp throughout, without inscription.
First edition, first issue. A charming collection of children's songs with musical accompaniments, including "Song of a Doll" by Charles Kingsley, the author of the children's classic The Water Babies (1862).

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