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STEVENSON, Robert Louis.

A Child's Garden of Verses.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Longmans, Green, and Co., 1885

Stock Code: 121961

£1,750
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First edition, second printing with title page erroneously stating "Second Edition". This copy is inscribed by the author's mother, Margaret Isabella Stevenson, "Norman Tennant, with love from M. I. Stevenson May 1886". Tennant's ownership stamp is found below. Margaret was also the subject of a poem in this collection, "To My Mother".

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Description

Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, bevelled boards, publisher's device to front cover gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed.

Condition

Spine rolled and faded along joints, light scuffing to extremities, endpapers toned. An excellent copy.

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