1910. Item #79108
GORDON, Elizabeth. FLOWER CHILDREN: THE LITTLE COUSINS OF THE FIELD AND GARDEN. Illustrated by M. T. Ross. Chicago: P. F. Volland & Company, 1910. Ninth edition. [86 pp.] 8vo., paper covered boards with color illustrations. With original paper covered board box, top cover illustrated in color (matches front cover). Owner's pencil gift inscription on first blank page. Box: good condition, a 6 inch piece missing from front right edge (front panel intact. Light soil. Book: fine, very minor finger soil to edges of boards. Interior clean, fine. Color illustrations of children (and some adult men and women) as different types of garden flowers, accompanied by short quatrain verses in rhyming couplets. Charming. Scarce in box.