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|Genre/Form:||Miniature books (Printing)
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jane Baird; Susan Acker; Ruth E Adomeit; Castle Baird.; Feathered Serpent Press.; McLoughlin Bros., inc.
|Notes:||"One hundred copies ... were designed, letterpress printed and bound by Susan Acker at the Feathered Serpent Press ... The paper is Mohawk Superfine."--Colophon.
"Some ten years ago I ... came across seven charming engraved woodblocks of nursery illustrations at Dawson's Book Shop booth. I took them home ... The ... woodblock engravings had originated at McLoughlin Brothers ... The illustrations in this book are printed directly from the original engraved blocks."--P. [26, 28-29].
Illustrated title on two facing pages, printed in red and black.
The seven nursery rhymes are preceded by 'A few notes on the rhymes' (p. [7-11]), and followed by the essay 'The engraved woodblocks' (p. [26-29]).
From the library of Ruth E. Adomeit, with her bookplate.
|Description:|| p. : ill. ; 69 mm.|
|Responsibility:||by Jane Baird.|