[Children's Literature]. Bloomfield, Robert.
The Horkey: A Provincial Ballad.
Small Quarto, pp. 48. Color illustrations. Ink inscription on FFEP.
A charming illustrated children's book about the goings-on at a Suffolk harvest festival. Beautifully illustrated by George Cruikshank, nephew of the famous English caricaturist of the same name. With a whimsical Address by Sir F. C. Burnand, an English comic writer and dramatist who was the Editor of "Punch" for 26 years, as well as a frequent contributor to the publication.
Edition: First edition
Binding: Light Blue Decorated Boards
Condition: Very Good; shelfwear, corners bumped/rubbed, Small stains/foxing
Book Id: 15963