The Golden Staircase by Louey Chisholm is for sale. Louey Chisholm The Golden Staircase is illustrated by C.E. Brock and H.M. Brock. Louey Chisholm The Golden Staircase was published by Thomas Nelson and contains hundreds of poems and verses for children. The Preface for the book reads:
There are 556 numbered pages that are packed with hundreds of poems and verses for children edited by Louey Chisholm. Not dated but has a Preface by Chisholm dated Edinburgh 1928.
The Golden Staircase book has many hundreds of children’s verses, poems and songs that include Hilaire Belloc The Frog, William Blake The Nurse’s Song, Robert Browning The Pied Piper of Hamelin, John Bunyan The Pilgrim, Robert Burns My Heart’s in the Highlands, William Canton A Child’s Prayer, Gilbert K. Chesterton A Christmas Carol, Kenneth Grahame Ducks’ Ditty, Robert Graves I’d Love to be a Fairy’s Child, Thomas Hardy The Oxen, Rudyard Kipling The Camel’s Hump, Rudyard Kipling Shiv and the Grasshopper, Edward Lear The Jumblies, E. Nesbit Child’s Song in Spring, Christina Rossetti Christmas Day, Robert Louis Stevenson The Lamplighter, and many others
Louey Chisholm The Golden Staircase original dark green boards with gilt lettering and decoration to the front board and spine are in Very Good condition with very minimal wear to the front board and slightly more to the back board (top left corner), and usual knocking to the top and bottom of the spine which is not serious; slight rubbing to the top of the spine; and corner knocking. Overall, an extremely attractive set of boards
In the 556 numbered pages Louey Chisholm The Golden Staircase has numerous stunning black and white illustrations by C.E. Brock and H.M. Brock in the text. Louey Chisholm The Golden Staircase pages are in Very Good condition with slight browning to some pages and spotting confined to the edges of the pages. The “This Book Belongs To” page has not been inscribed and so this book could make an exceptional gift to some lucky child or adult.