Warne, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated
ANONYMOUS. The Merry Ballads of the Olden Time, London: Frederick Warne, undated (late 19th century). Square octavo, priority unknown here, unpaginated, red cloth covers with black lettering to spine, gilt lettering and gilt and black illustration to front, color and tinted illustrations, former owner penciled on the rear pastedown the story in rhyme of his successful romance. Ballads include Tom Thumb, Sir Richard Whittington, The Marriage of Allan A Dale, The Blind Beggar of Bethnal Green, Sir Francis Drake and others. Condition of this book: Cover cloth is almost thoroughly discolored, short tear in one leaf, but overall very good and sound. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Children; Britain/UK; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54329.