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BARBAULD, Mrs [Anne Letitia].

THE THREE CAKES; or, Harry, Peter, and Billy. A Tale in Verse. Illustrated with engravings. From the original in prose by Mrs Barbauld. 1824.
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Author BARBAULD, Mrs [Anne Letitia].
Title THE THREE CAKES; or, Harry, Peter, and Billy. A Tale in Verse. Illustrated with engravings. From the original in prose by Mrs Barbauld.
Published London. John Harris. 1824.
Stock Code 13903
Description 19, [1 blank] pages, with ad's to rear pastedown. Illustrated with 4 full-page hand-coloured engraved plates. Original printed wrappers. 178 x 110 mm. First edition. Repaired tear in last leaf; spine splitting at base; neat but lengthy inscription on front pastedown' else a very good copy of a scarce title. The verses are based on one of the stories in Berquin's L'ami des enfans. See Moon 36.