The Banbury Cross series - 1894/1895

Description
The Banbury Cross series - 1894/1895
Children's books - Quantity: 11 - Book

A set of the famous children's books in their original gilt decoratedc loth covers. Some have ties and are in excellent condition, but with faded spines.

Banbury Cross Series. The Banbury Cross Series, prepared for children by Grace Rhys.
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9 volumes (of 12)

Jack the Giant-Killer and Beauty and the Beast, Fine with ties
The History of Cinderella or the Little Glass Slipper, VG with one tie broken and one complete
The House that Jack Built & Other Nursery Rhymes, Fine with ties
Blue Beard and Puss in Boots, Fine with ties
Aladdin or the Wonderful Lamp, no ties
Fireside Stories, Fine with one tie broken and one complete also another copy fair
The Fairy Gifts, Fine with one tie broken and one complete,
Aesop's Fables, fine without ties (as issued) and one with ties, as issued
The History of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves, Fine with ties

Illustrations by R. Anning Bell, R. Heighway, V. & E. Holden, Charles Robinson, H. Granville Fell, Alice M. Mitchell, Sidney H. Heath and others.

All top edge gilt and untrimmed. A very collectible set for the enthusiast.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
11
Subject
Children's books
Book Title
The Banbury Cross series
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1894
Publication year youngest item
1895
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
London: J M Dent
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
60
Dimensions
15×10 cm
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