A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson illustrations by Roger Duvoisin

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This is a wonderful collectible hardcover with slipcase. 1944 Heritage Press. This copy is in very good condition. It is very clean inside and the pages are all clean and unmarked. The red cloth hardcover boards are also very good with an illustrated frontispiece. Sewn binding with colored yellow page edges. This handsome edition is accompanied by a fully illustrated in color slipcase. Excellent condition for this rare and vintage item.

First published in 1885, the first printing of A Child's Garden Verses ran 1000 copies by Longhaus, Green and Co in London. The book was not illustrated until 1896, 2 yrs after Stevenson's death. This edition is handsome and full of bright illustrations that bring the stories to life. From The Land of Nod, to Windy Nights, to The Cow, this rare and vintage book is sure to please readers of all ages.

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