London, Belfast, New York: Marcus Ward & Co., 1881. First edition. Decorated Boards. Octavo, pp. 56. Illustrated with over 30 chromolithographs. Ink inscription on first title page, dated 1881. Very Good, no DJ; shelfwear, slightly bowed, front hinge loose, boards lightly chipped along edges, images clean and bright. Item #15959
A beautifully illustrated children's book with poems on scenes from Victorian childhood and home life. Illustrated by J. G. Sowerby, a stained glass designer, and decorated by Thomas Crane, elder brother of artist and illustrator Walter Crane. A nice copy of this wonderful children's book.