SMITH, Jessie Willcox. A CHILD'S BOOK OF OLD VERSES. Selected and Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith. New York: Duffield & Company, 1910. First edition, first issue. 10 color plates. Quarto. ix,[3],124 pp. Blue cloth, color-printed pictorial label and gilt- stamped title to upper board, gilt-stamped title to spine, illustrated endpapers. Cloth is slightly discolored along bottom edge of lower board; and the pictorial label is rubbed. Three of the plates are missing the tissue guard with a corresponding verse printed upon it. Overall, it is a sound, clean, and very good plus copy.
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