CARRY AND THE CANDLE and Rocking Philip

By: Hoffmann, Heinrich ; Edward P. Cogger, (illustrator)

Price: $39.94

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Aunt Grumbles Series; 8 pages; Clean and secure in original colour pictorial wrappers; original owner's name in pencil at top edge: "Ellsworth Ordway." Front wrapper displays an image of Carry lighting a candle, printed in orange, green and black. The six interior pages and the rear wrapper contain wood engravings in black and white along with the rhyming text. The brief story of Carry and the Candle is followed by Rocking Philip These two stories also appeared in McLoughlin's 1860 edition of Slovenly Peter's Story Book (derived from Hoffmann's Strewwelpeter). Booklet measures 15 x 9.7 cm. OCLC 80957554 Publishing date is approximate "Aunt Grumble's series" is not listed in the McLoughlin Bros. catalogue for 1869, but is listed in later publisher's catalogues.

Title: CARRY AND THE CANDLE and Rocking Philip

Author Name: Hoffmann, Heinrich ; Edward P. Cogger, (illustrator)

Categories: Illustrated Books, 19th Century, Childrens and Juvenile,

Publisher: New York, McLoughlin Bros: 1874

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: 16mo

Seller ID: 42205

Keywords: Cautionary Tales Struwwelpeter Slovenly Peter Wood Engravings