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    The Treasure Book of Children's Verse. Arranged by Mabel and Lilian Quiller-Couch. Illustrated in Colour by M. Etheldreda Gray. New York: Hodder and Stoughton, [nd, circa 1911]. First American edition. Very good.

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    The Treasure Book of Children's Verse. Arranged by Mabel and Lilian Quiller-Couch. Illustrated in Colour by M. Etheldreda Gray. New York: Hodder and Stoughton, [nd, circa 1911].

     

    First American edition. Quarto. 336 pages. Twenty tipped-in full-color plates by Gray.

     

    Publisher's light blue cloth with elaborate gilt titles and decorations on the spine and front board. Top edge gilt. Minor edge, spine, and corner wear. Textblock edges somewhat toned. A lovely, very good copy of a well-chosen collection of children's verse, including selections from literary titans such as Shakespeare, Tennyson, Thackeray, Keats, Coleridge, Longfellow, Carroll, Dryden, Poe, and Blake.



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