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Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera Early Edition 1887

Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera Early Edition 1887

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Author: Walter Crane

 

Title:The Baby’s Opera

 

Year of Publication: 1887

 

Edition: early edition

 

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons

 

Size of Book: 7½ x 7¼ inches (approximately)

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

This book has a wonderful original binding with stunning illustrations to the front and back boards, and the original green cloth spine. The binding is in Good + condition with corner wear, small and minor losses to the front and back boards, and what appears to be creasing to the back board.

 

 

Condition of the Pages:

 

There are 56 numbered pages with decorated endpapers to the front and back of the book. The Walter Crane illustrations are profuse and have their vivid colours. The pages are in overall Very Good + condition with cracking to the internal hinges that are cosmetic since the pages are still bound in after more than 100 years.

 

 

Enlarged Images:

 

Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Front Board
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Back Board
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Front Endpapers
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 2
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 3
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Title Page
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 5
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 6
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 7
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 8
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 9
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 10
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Inside Image 11
Walter Crane The Baby’s Opera First Edition 1887 Rear Endpapers