Animals' Picnic With Chromolithograph Plates
Title: The Animals' Picnic
Author: Bingham, Clifton
Description: Illustrated by G.H. Thompson including 8 color lithograph plates. (Oblong 4to) 25x30.5 cm. (9¾x12"), chromolithographed boards skillfully rebacked with black cloth. First Edition.Classic turn-of-the-century children's book from Ernest Nister, with larger than life, vivid portrayals of anthropomorphic creatures (particularly hippos and elephants) setting about their picnic with immense gusto.
Heading: Place Published: London
Publisher: Ernest Nister
Date Published: [c. 1900]
Some edge wear, repairs to rear free endpaper; paper browned; very good.