One Hundred Books Famous in Childrens Literature.
The Grolier Club, 2015. 4to (11 x 8.25 inches), 318  pp. numerous color illustrations. Hightower and Koch Antiquarian types. Design and typography by Jerry Kelly. Stiff paper wraps, illustrated in full color on upper cover. Detailed descriptions of one hundred famous childrens books and related items on show at the Grolier Club, December 9 2014 - February 7 2015. With essays by Justin Schiller, Jill Shefrin, Brian Alderson, and Nick Clark. The sixth and latest entry in the notable Grolier Hundred series of catalogues. Previous Grolier Hundred lists have covered English Literature (1903), American Literature (1946), Science (1958), Medicine (1994), and Fine Printed Books (1999). These admired works have set the standard for book collecting and reading enjoyment in their fields.
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