Lot 56 of 766:
The Tragi-Comic History of the Burial of Cock Robin  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$96
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Title:
The Tragi-Comic History of the Burial of Cock Robin; with the Lamentation of Jenny Wren; the Sparrow's Apprehension; and the Cuckoo's Punishment. Being a Sequel to the Courtship, Marriage, and Pic-Nic Dinner of Robin Red-Breast and Jenny Wren

Author:

Place:
Philadelphia

Publisher:
Benjamin Warner

Date:
1821

Description:

16 pp. Illustrated with 8 full-page wood engravings. (12mo) original plain stiff wrappers; the frontispiece and final plate are both laid-down to inside covers, as issued.

Scarce early American children's book. American Imprints 5013. Rosenbach 616.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Spine restored, light wear; very good.


 
Item number:
264414
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