By Robert Louis Stevenson
Here's a vintage, illustrated version of 1 of the easiest enjoyed poetry collections on this planet. Lavishly illustrated with greater than a hundred photos through the main special kid's publication artists of the overdue 19th and early 20th centuries, this variation of A kid's backyard of Verses includes all of the poems that seemed within the unique ebook, released over a hundred years in the past. this can be a quantity to be adored for a life-time: by way of mom and dad and by means of grandparents who grew up with the poems and, so much of all, through young children who're being brought to this notable assortment for the 1st time.
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Another copy, identical but without presentation inscription. Gloucestershire. February [to December] 1914. Above title is taken from the third number. A complete set of the 4 numbers comprising volume 1 (all published) together with an additional copy of the first part bearing "(Second Edition)" at foot of upper cover-the only part to be so reissued. Tipped-in is a printed receipt form for sets of New Numbers (1914), made out to H. , who subscribed 15 shillings. This publication was managed by Abercrombie, the imprint incorporating his address at Dymock, as in his own The Sale of Saint Thomas, published in 1911.
Post-Prandial Philosophy. Chatto & Windus, 1894. Beige coloured linen, top edges uncut, others trimmed. " 13. At Market Value: A Novel. 2 vols. Chatto & Windus, 1894. Blue crocodile-skin patterned cloth, pale fern-leaf designed end-papers, publisher's 32 page list at end of first volume dated September 1894. 14. The Lower Slopes: Reminiscences of Excursions round the Base of Helicon, Undertaken for the Most Part in Early Manhood. E. Mathews & J. Lane, 1894. Light brown cloth, all edges uncut, publisher's 16 page list for September 1893 at end.
11. Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland: A Modern Poem. Macmillan, 1864. Green diagonal bead-grain cloth, only lower edges trimmed. Chocolate brown end-papers with binder's ticket of Burn. Inscribed: "From the Author"-on half-title in the handwriting presumably of a publisher's clerk, not of the author's. Errata slip inserted. 12. Another copy, virtually identical with above. Though the end-papers are the same, the binder's ticket of Burn is not present. There is an exactly similar autograph presentation inscription on half-title, and same errata slip inserted.