Nightingale Valley; A Collection of Choice Lyrics and Short Poems, From the Time of Shakespeare to the Present Day.

By: Allingham, William, editor.

Price: $160.00

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London: Bell and Daldy, 1862. First edition, a later issue (Lasner, A6 - perhaps the 2nd or 3rd issue - half title and title are cancels as in Colbeck's No.9, v.1, p.9). Original green cloth, gilt, decorated in gilt and blind, 288 p. A gift inscription: "The Revd. Thos: Wilkins on his birthday 1866 with Mrs. Gatty's affectionate regards. Ecclesfield 16 Sep. 1866". Margaret Gatty was a writer of natural history and biography, and she wrote for children. Her husband was the Vicar and Thomas Wilkins the curate at the Ecclesfield parish. With the bookplate of Allingham bibliographer Mark Samuels Lasner, though he hadn't seen this when his bibliography was published. Spine ends fraying and other edges lightly rubbed. front endpapers cracked. A Good copy.

Title: Nightingale Valley; A Collection of Choice Lyrics and Short Poems, From the Time of Shakespeare to the Present Day.

Author Name: Allingham, William, editor.

Categories: Other,

Seller ID: allingham,william,editor.160london:bellanddaldy,