Mother Goose ABC
Illustrator: R. Andre
[MOTHER GOOSE]. Mother Goose ABC. [Illustrated by R. Andre]. NY: McLoughlin Brothers (ca. 1891). 8vo, pp. Color pictorial paper wrappers. Color illustrations on every page. Edges lightly worn, front half with untrimmed edges, rear half with pages uncut, else a clean copy.
Possible salesman’s copy. A collection of Mother Goose rhymes and tales – arranged alphabetically by the first letter of the rhyme – from the turn of the 20th century. Featuring artwork by British artist R. Andre, best known for his illustrations of Juliana Ewing’s stories, this is a lovely, illustrated collection from one of the major American children’s publishing companies of the era.