Antique Children's: English Kings in a Nutshell - An Aid to the Memory by Gail Hamilton illustrated by Walter Bobbett Hardcover 1893


Title: English Kings in a Nutshell: An Aid to the Memory

Author: Gail Hamilton

Illustrator: Walter Bobbett

Description: Black and red cloth boards with gilt lettering and gilt and black ornamentation. Light wear at head and foot of spine. A little foxing on end-papers; interior is clean. Illustrations by Walter Bobbett. The publication date of 1893 appears on both the title and the copyright page.

An illustrated and rhyming presentation of all the monarchs of England, from William the Conqueror (1066) up through Queen Victoria. The verses include the names of each king or queen, their relation to their successors, the time and length of their reigns, and one or two prominent events that marked the course of their rule. Each monarch is given an illustration.

Binding: Hardcover


Jacket Condition:

Publisher: American Book Company

Place: New York

Year: 1893

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 7.25" x 6.25".

Pages: 81 pp.

Keywords: children's, illustrated, Victorian, royalty, monarchs, rhyming,

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