New. Includes classic tales of Awful Warnings about the consequences of Bad Behaviour. Illustrator(s): Bentley, Nicholas; Blackwood, Basil. Series: Everyman's Library Children's Classics. Num Pages: 352 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: YQE. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 211 x 158 x 29. Weight in Grams: 648. 1997. New Ed. Hardcover.....
Very Good. Pictorial boards; illustrated throughout. N.d., early 1900s. Spine chipped, with gatherings exposed; ownership signature (discreet) on inside front board. Warnings against slamming doors, playing in the dirt, chewing bits of string, and other bad behaviors likely to bring about a horrible death. Delightfully macabre, though unlikely to scare anyone straight.
Good. Aged book. PLEASE READ BEFORE PURCHASE. Please note this book is over 20 years old. It will therefore have tanned pages, age spots and plenty of shelfwear. However for its age it is still very useable, and a great read.
4to., First Edition, with illustrated title and very numerous illustrations in the text, free endpapers mildly browned; original pictorial boards printed in red and black, covers lightly age-soiled else a very good, bright, fresh, clean copy. Cahill 24, variant A (with Bedford St address and picture in black).
Cautionary tales for children : designed for the admonition of children between the ages of eight and fourteen years : verses
by Hilaire Belloc, B. T. B.
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