Ballads of Old New York
Guiterman, Arthur, J. Scott Williams(illus.)

NY: Harper & Bros., 1920. First Edition First edition. Green cloth spine over illustrated paper covered boards with charming design of a fiddle-playing Knickerbocker; illustrated endpapers. 301 pps, edges uncut, some pages unopened; illustrations by J. Scott Williams. Delightful, whimsical verses on the quaint, histroical side of Old New York. The author has chosen the old-world singing ballad as the form in which to tell his merry tales of Dutchmen, English Colonials and the American Revolution. Cloth spine rubbed but illustrated boards clean and bright. In the scarce dust jacket which reproduces the quaint cover design; jacket has light wear at the spine. Very Good Plus Cloth (Item ID: D5593)


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