Children's and Juvenile Books. [Lepidoptery] The Emperor's R...





Children's and Juvenile Books. [Lepidoptery] The Emperor's Rout, first edition, London: Charles Tilt, 1831, 4 hand-coloured lithographic plates of butterflies (no. 2 bound out of sequence), original wrappers, perished spine and former repair, contents with movement, 8vo, Dilworth (Thomas), The Schoolmasters Assistant [...], nineteenth edition, London: Printed and Sold by Richard and Henry Causton (Successors to the late Mr. Henry Kent), 1776, torn portrait frontispiece, split and all before A2 detached from text block, otherwise unexamined thereafter, contemporary sheep, disbound, 12mo, Anon, The Good Child; or, Sweet Home. London: Printed and Sold by Dean & Munday, n.d. [inscription dated 1833], tatty with a few chips, somewhat soiled in places, crudely hand-coloured in-text wood engravings, contemporary wrappers, ?originals from publisher's waste, 16mo, Anon, The History of Whittington and His Cat. London: Printed and Published at W.S. Fortey's Wholesale Juvenile Book Warehouse, n.d. [c. 1840], 8pp, in-text illustrations, some crudely hand-coloured, original pictorial yellow wrappers, some teats and creases, 8vo, Ainslie (Kathleen), "Me and Catherine Susan", London: Castell Brothers Ltd, 1903, lithograph printed, tatty, original pictorial wrappers, 16mo, two uncollated chap books, (7)

Auction Date: 6th Feb 2024 at 10am

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