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1 Lines, Kathleen, compiled by
Lavender's Blue: A Book of Nursery Rhymes
(New York): Franklin Watts, 1954 First Edition Jones, Harold 
4to. Blue cloth gilt. 180pp. Illustrated with truly outstanding color and black & white lithos plus pictorial endpapers by Harold Jones, with openings alternating between his rich color images and finely detailed drawings. Includes 167 rhymes divided into nine groups: cradle rhymes and games; rhymes about children; Old Mother Goose and other famous characters; rhymes about animals; A Apple Pie; counting rhymes; Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush and other games; stories in verse; and sayings and riddles. Printed in England and originally sold at twice the price of the publisher's other children's book offerings, this is a gorgeous book. IBBY Honor List for illustration, 1956. Fine in dustjacket with a little edge wear, small piece missing from lower edge of rear panel. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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