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THE STORIES OF LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD & OTHERS.

THE STORIES OF LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD & OTHERS.


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Directory: Traditional Collectibles: Books: Bindings: Children: Pre 1970: Item # 778100
Doris Frohnsdorff
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Gaithersburg
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301-869-1256

Guest Book
 $15.99 
THE STORIES OF LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD, AND OTHERS. THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT. ALSO, THE HISTORY OF MRS. WILLIAMS, AND HER PLUMB CAKE,......THE STORY OF LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD (for full title please see enlargement 2). WILLIAMSBURG: MCMLVI. Measures 5 inches by 3 1/2 inches. Bound in marbled boards with printed paper label on front cover. Three stories issued by the Printing Office in Williamsburg, Virginia as a representation of the type of literature produced for children in the 18th century. The book has been set by hand in Caslon type by August R. Klapper, Master Printer. The illustrations were printed directly from wood blocks engraved especially for this volume by Carl Anderson Roseberg of the College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia. There are 15 woodcuts in all. In mint condition.