JULIANA HORATIA EWING AND HER BOOKS.
Gatty, Horatia K.F.
With a Portrait by George Reid, 16 illustrations from Sketches by J.H. Ewing and a Cover Designed by Randolph Caldecott.
A biographical discussion of Juliana Ewing, the celebrated children's book author. A complete list of Ewing's publications is included in the back of the book. Spine covering lacking.
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