AN ELEGY ON THE DEATH OF A MAD DOG

By: [Caldecott, Randolph]; Goldsmith, Oliver

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24mo (5½" x 4½"). 32 pp. Sewn stiff card covers printed front and back. Eight full-page colour illustrations, full page and vignette line illustrations on all remaining pages. a.e.g. An Elegy on the Death of a Mad Dog was the second of the 16 Randolph Caldecott's Picture Books released. Noted for the subtle beauty and feeling of Caldecott's illustration of the mad dog opposite p. 15. An early Routledge release, but not the first edition released in 1879 measuring 9 x 8 inches. Fair. Soiled covers; binding re-sewn and attached to a strip of binding cloth neatly attached to the interior of the covers.

Title: AN ELEGY ON THE DEATH OF A MAD DOG

Author Name: [Caldecott, Randolph]; Goldsmith, Oliver

Illustrator: Caldecott, Randolph (illustrator); Evans, Edmund (engraver)

Categories: Children's Book,

Edition: Later printing

Publisher: London, George Routledge And Sons: ND

Binding: Sewn card covers

Book Condition: fair

Seller ID: 198

Keywords: randolph caldecott, edmund evans, illustrated, children's