- (London): The British Library, (1986).
- stiff paper wrappers
- 80 pages
- ISBN: 0712300988
Price: $20.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 63937
First edition. A near fine copy.
This book "describes and reproduces a selection of the interesting, beautiful and amusing illustrations in children's books published down to the 1920s." Includes the work of Kate Greenaway, Randolph Caldecott, Walter Crane and Beatrix Potter. Color and black and white illustrations throughout. From the reference library of Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts with their bookplate included.