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Auction:
2571B
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$613$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2571B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

(Children's Books), Twenty-five late 19th/early 20th century titles, twenty-four American, one German, pictorial wraps and boards, some printed on linen, many by McLoughlin Bros., New York, titles include: Jane and Ann Taylor, Little Ann and Other Poems, London: George Routledge & Sons, [c. 1902], with illustrations by Kate Greenaway; The Night Before Christmas, or a Visit from St. Nicholas, c. 1896; The Proud Little Lady, c. 1906, with illustrations by Ida Waugh; Puppy Dog's ABC, c. 1909; and others, (age typical wear, losses, tears, soiling, bends, chipping, inscriptions).
Estimate $250-350

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McLoughlin Bros., Ann Taylor, Jane Taylor, Kate Greenaway, London, George Routledge & Sons, St. Nicholas, The Night Before Christmas, Ida Waugh

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