The Burgess Flower Book for Children
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company
Date Published: 1923
Description: Illustrated with approximately 100 color and black-and-white photographs. 350 pages, 8vo, decorative cloth with a photo of a bouquet on the cover (edge-worn; corners rubbed). Boston; Little, Brown, and Company, 1923. Very good(-) condition.
Comments: Wonderful inscription on the front free endpaper: "Flowers have brought so much of joy and beauty to the world that I want Alphonse Bare to know and love them. Thornton Burgess, May 12, 1927. Huntington L.I." Followed by 3 sets of inked dots above which Burgess wrote, "Peter Rabbit's Work."Signed: Y
Condition: very good(-)
Book ID: 224924