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Mother Goose's Melodies

by Mother Goose

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  • Hardcover
Condition
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Philadelphia: Porter & Coates., 1870. Fine. Philadelphia: Porter & Coates (1870). 4to, green cloth with bevelled edges and central gilt medallion with lettering "Mother Goose in a New Dress" repeated in blind on back c over. A little wear and mo dest foxing and smudging but a very nice copy.Title and 16 leaves with text on rectos only; 15 with large chromolithograph illustrations from original watercolors by Janette Ralson Chase. The watercol ors were designed "not.for the public eye, but as a birthday gift from a loving daughter to her father, who occupies one of the highest positions in the United States Gover nment." U.S. Supreme Court Salmon P. Chase was given the original handmade book by his daughters Kate and Janette Chase for his 62nd birthday in January 1870. . Cloth, Gilt.. Very Nice.. Illus. by Janette Ralson Chase.. 4to.

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Bookseller
marilyn braiterman rare books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
24Abe-104
Title
Mother Goose's Melodies
Author
Mother Goose
Illustrator
Janette Ralson Chase.
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Nice.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Porter & Coates.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1870
Keywords
ILLUSTRATED BOOKS & CHILDREN'S AMERICANA AMERICANA,ILLUSTRATED AND BY JANETTE RALSON , CHROMOLITHOGRAPHY, AMERICAN CHROMOLITHOGRAPHY ,JANETTE CHASE. MOTHER GOOSE
Size
4to

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