Book #22604

Daddy Darwin's Dovecot - 1st Edition

Juliana Horatia Ewing
Daddy Darwin's Dovecot - 1st Edition. Juliana Horatia Ewing.
Daddy Darwin's Dovecot - 1st Edition
Daddy Darwin's Dovecot - 1st Edition

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, [1884].
Illustrator: Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott

A charming first edition in Near Fine condition. Undated but published in 1884, R. Engen, p.98. Minor edge wear to boards, endpapers lightly colored from binder's glue. A handsome presentation.

The country tale by the author of Jackanapes. Seventeen illustrations by Randolph Caldecott, including the colored frontispiece. Biographer and children's book author Roger Lancelyn Green praised Ewing's works as the "first outstanding child-novels" in English literature; B & W Illustrations; 52 pages.

Price: $340.00