Title The American Girl's Home Book of Work and Play
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1884
Seller ID 027492
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1884. Victorian era collection of games, sports, plays, crafts and other amusements for girls. Includes sections on both indoor and outdoor games, preserving and making artificial flowers, aquariums, Christmas gifts to make, plays, gardening and bee-keeping, cooking, much more. Illustrated throughout with engravings. Rust colored cloth lettered and extensively decorated in gilt and black, 417 pages. Covers have some light shelf soil and rubbing to the extremities, light fraying to corners and spine ends, gilt spine lettering a little dulled but readily legible, good hinges, sound text block, name and 1969 date neatly written on front free endpaper, clean pages otherwise free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
GIRLS CHILDRENS AMUSEMENTS GAMES CRAFTS PLAYS SONGS OUTDOOR SPORTS