Robert John Bush. London. 1877.
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.1 x 6.7). Illustrated by Lear to accompany ten nonsense songs plus one alphabet of full page plates and another with just decorative initial letters, and ten full page botanical plates. 4 pages of publishers adverts at the rear. A handful of pages with some foxing otherwise this is generally a clean and bright copy in an attractive recent leather binding of half burgundy morocco, the spine with raised bands and lettered, ruled and decorated in gilt. Light brown cloth on boards. Top edge gilt.