The Fanny Cory Mother Goose. Mother Goose.
The Fanny Cory Mother Goose
The Fanny Cory Mother Goose
The Fanny Cory Mother Goose
The Fanny Cory Mother Goose

The Fanny Cory Mother Goose

n.p. Bobbs-Merrill Company, c. 1913. First edition. Hardcover. 4to. (12),72pp. Pale purple cloth, white spine title and with a full color paste-on to the upper board. Illustrated end papers. Complete with 12 full page, full color illustrations by Fanny Cory.


Two plates have creases and one has a short repaired marginal tear, the binding has a discoloration at the bottom of the rear board but only traces of edge wear to the boards and the paste-on. Overall, this is a near fine copy of a fragile book seldom found complete.


Fanny Young Cory (1877-1972) was an American cartoonist and illustrator, She produced covers and interior illustrations for major American magazines, began illustrating children's books in 1898, and kept up with comic work until 1956.

. Near fine. Item #20610

Price: $500.00

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