Three Centuries of Children's Books in Europe

Hürlimann, Bettina
Publication Date 1967
Publisher OUP,
Binding Hardcover
Condition Good, sound copy.
SKU 1091
Notes Remains of tape to endpaper hidden by dw flap. Ex-library copy but only mark is one stamp to endpaper. Very clean and bright dw.

Description

Hardback. 297 pp. Classic survey of children's books drawing heavily on the author's own experience with her personal collection. Covers nursery rhymes, fairy tales, nonsense, fantasy and reality, cowboys and Indians, photography, politics, picture-books, and children's books by men of letters. Translated and edited by Brian W. Alderson. Bibliography and Index. Twenty eight black and white plates and a small number of illustrations. Green cloth with silver titles.
Price: £18.00
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