The House that Glue Built. Clara Andrews Williams, George Alfred Williams.
The House that Glue Built
The House that Glue Built
The House that Glue Built
The House that Glue Built
The House that Glue Built
The House that Glue Built
The House that Glue Built
The House that Glue Built

The House that Glue Built

New york: Frederick A. Stokes, 1905.

First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Ca. 11 x 14 inches, oblong, in original pictorial boards, which are heavily rubbed and show some old insect damage. Some light foxing and soiling internally. Issued with text pages facing colored illustrations of empty rooms, and with leaves with perforated edges with numbered illustrations of furnishings, utensils, and people to be cut out and arranged in each room. In this copy, the cutouts have been glued in on the Hall, Library Dining Room, Kitchen, Mother's Bedroom, and Children's Bedroom. The Nursery is still empty, and the matching page is present (though detached). The images of the family have not been cut out, and the perforated sheet is still attached. The family consists of father, mother, boy, girl. cat, dog, and two servants -- one a white governess and the other "good old coloured cook." Ownership signatuer of Frances E. Smoot on front free endpaper.

Item #20683

Price: $125.00