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[Greenaway, Kate]. 6 Titles. 16mo to 4to. 8 hardcover, 3 in wraps. ++ Mother Goose or The Old Nursery Rhymes. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway, engraved and printed by Edmund Evans. Lon/NY: George Routledge & Sons, (nd), [ca. 1881]. Minor wear at corners, covers toned. Slightly loose. 1st edition, 2nd issue, with pink cloth spine, upside-down “G” in “Goose” on front cover, Contents facing title page, “bush” at end of last line on p18, page number right side up on p38, “boys” on last line of p47, and perfect type on last line of p6. ++ William Mavor. The English Spelling-Book: Accompanied by a Progressive Series of easy and familiar Lessons. Lon: George Routledge and Sons, 1885. Becoming disbound, vertical splits along spine. 1st edition. ++ Kate Greenaway’s Alphabet. Routledge, (nd). Spine defective. ++ Jane and Ann Taylor. Little Ann And Other Poems. Routledge, (nd). Covers a little soiled, very good. ++ M. H. Spielmann and G. S. Layard. Kate Greenaway. NY: G. P. Putnam’s Sons/ Lon: Adam and Charles Black, 1905. Very good, expected sunning to spine, pencil marginalia/check marks to last leaves. ++ Bret Harte. The Queen Of The Pirate Isle. Lon: Chatto and Windus, (nd),[ca. 1886]. Very good, spine bumped, eps toned. 1st edition, in “C” binding (olive linen-covered boards, edges stained red, vignette on front and rear covers). BAL 7337.