Title The Life and Exploits of Robin Hood: And Robin Hood's Garland (Alternate Title: Life & Ballads of Robin Hood )
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Fair
Size 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall
Publisher London Milner and Company
Seller ID 000752
No date of publication. Possibly circa 1865. The Life of Robin Hood 192 pages. Robin Hood's Garland 256 pages. Plus 16 pages of publisher's advertisements. Measures approximately 5" x 3 1/4". Brown hardcover, blindstamped decoration on both boards. Title on spine (Life & Ballads of Robin Hood) in gilt with gilt and black decorations. Binding is very worn at edges and corners and is beginning to split (1 1/2" split at top of spine on front, 1/2" at top on rear board, 1/4" at bottom of front). Both hinges cracked. Inscription to previous owner on front free endpaper. Black-and-white frontispiece of Robin, Allan, and the Friar. Illustrated title page 'Life and Ballads of Robin Hood' plus title page 'The Life and Exploits of Robin Hood: and Robin Hood's Garland'. Pages are age toned. A very few have a smudge or a spot, but the vast majority are clean and unmarked. The final page of advertisements is partially detached.