"An Object Lesson for Nursery Folk" with Pencil Boxes and Frame, Antique
|Title and Author/Editor:||An Object Lesson for Nursery Folk|
|Printer:||Printed in Bavaria|
|Publisher:||Pictorial Color Book Company|
|Period:||Late 19th/ Early 20th Century|
|Place of Publication:||New York|
|Number of Books:||4|
|Additional Notes:||Included are two wood pencil boxes with keys featuring pastedown illustrations to the lid. One box is stamped “Made in Bavaria” and “332082” to the underside. A wood frame with the alphabet etched to the four sides features a book leaf protected by a frosted glass plate. The glass features a faint line drawing to the surface.|
- edge wear to the book with peeling at the spine and graphite marking to the rear board; cracked hinge and loose boards; debris to interior of pencil boxes with soiling, ink stain and chipping to pastedowns, corners and edges; darkening to wood frame with gaps at corner and faint line drawing to glass protective cover.
- measures frame; visible image measures 5.75" W x 7.25" H.