Lot 28 of 377:
Early Walter Crane 1864  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Goody Platts, and Her Two Cats: A Tale in Words of One and Two Syllables.
Author:
Miller, Thomas
Place:
London
Publisher:
Sampson Low, Son & Marston
Date:
1864
Description:

78 + [2] pp. With color woodcut frontispiece by Walter Crane. (12mo), original blindstamped green cloth decorated in gilt. 

Scarce and early Crane appearance in book form. Crane was an English artist and book illustrator, considered to be the most influential, and among the most prolific, children’s book creators of his generation.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
A bit of light rubbing to extremities; ink scriblings on front pastedown; else near fine.
 
Item number:
303606
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