The Mother's Nursery Songs

By: Hastings, Thomas

Price: $25.00

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First edition. Original cloth hard covers. 72 pages. Hastings, a noted American musician most know for his work "Rock of Ages," compiled this collection of songs, mostly secular, to be sung to babies and young children. Bound in green, diamond embossed cloth, with a small gilt decoration of a harp on the front cover. POOR condition. The pages are LOOSE from the binding and many are separated from each other, or tenuously held together with the binding string. The covers have heavy wear, with moderate soiling, scuffing, uneven fading, etc. Extremities bumped and scuffed and rather worn. A one inch piece of cloth is missing from the lower backstrip. No endpapers are present in the book, unsure if as issued. Some faint pencil writing on the inside covers and title page. Moderate foxing throughout. One page with a small tear in the margin. Overall complete, but with HEAVY wear, in POOR condition.

Title: The Mother's Nursery Songs

Author Name: Hastings, Thomas

Categories: Children's/ Juvenile,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, John P. Haven: 1834

ISBN Number: no

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Poor

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 002325

Keywords: Nursery Songs Nursery Rhymes