David Miles Books

3 Ethelbert Road
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 3ND 01227 464773

Chapbooks. 1830.
Title Chapbooks.
Published York. James kendrew. Circa 1830.
Stock Code 13970
Description A good collection of 21 chapbook titles issued by James Kendrew of York, circa 1830, bound in one volume. Of the 21 titles, 13 are from the Halfpenny Book series (16 pages), and 8 from the Penny Book series (32 pages). All are in fine condition and illustrated throughout with woodcuts, and complete with their original wrappers. The tiles are: Birds and Riddles. Cinderilla. The Death and Burial of Cock Robin. A Collection of Fables. The Foundling. The History of Giles Gingerbread. Jacky Dandy's Delight. The Life and Death of Jenny Wren. The History of a Little Boy Found Under An Haycock. The Mother's Gift. Old Dame Trot and Her Comical Cat. The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Hubbard and Her Dog Part One. Puss In Boots. The Entertaining Story of Little Red Riding Hood. The History of Sam the Sportsman. The Silver Penny. Tom, The Piper's Son. The Waggon Load of Money. The Cheerful Warbler. We Are Seven. The World Turned Upside Down. Bound in full leather with two fabric ties. An attractive binding with embossed title, 'CHAP BOOKS', and an embossed galleon to the upper cover. Binding: 107 x 70 mm. A good, representative collection of this York publisher's chapbooks in fine condition.
£1800.00