Book #20242

A Bibliography of American Children's Books Printed Prior to 1821 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

d'Alté A. Welch

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine+
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 4to
Publisher: Worcester, MA: American Antiquarian Society and Barre Publishers, 1972.
ISBN: 0827171331

Price: $120.00

A handsome first edition/first printing in Very Fine condition. Beautifully bound in gilt-stamped green cloth.

An annotated bibliography of children's books with an introductory essay entitled "A Chronological History of American Children's Books." Bound and revised edition of the work first published in six parts in the Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society. Over 1400 entries, Works Consulted, Locations of books, Libraries, Index of Printers, Publishers, Imprints.