Item #1884 The Morning Watch * 6 Bound Annual Volumes 1905-1912 * (Illustrated Edwardian Children's Stories). John Paterson Struthers.

The Morning Watch * 6 Bound Annual Volumes 1905-1912 * (Illustrated Edwardian Children's Stories)

Greenock, Scotland: James McKelvie & Sons, 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth over boards, title and decorations stamped in gilt onto upper board, 12mo (7-3/8 inches tall), pp. 144 [for all 6 vols.], illustrated. Volumes with rubbing and wear to covers, taped spines and offset to endpapers. One ffep missing, one corner heavily bumped, one rear hinge cracked, vintage binders tags "Peter McPhail / Greenock " and "A. Dunn. / Bookseller and Stationer, / 35 Cathcart st., Greenock." to front pastedowns; solidly bound with text and illustrations in excellent condition. Good Plus. Item #1884

Each volume contains a complete run of the monthly twelve page pamphlets published in that year. "The theologian James Denney said the Morning Watch was one of the hundred best books in the world. Today it offers a charming window into childhood in late Victorian and Edwardian Scotland." Wikipedia.

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