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Title The Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910 : a catalogue / prepared at Boys and Girls House by Judith St. John ; with an introduction by Edgar Osborne.
Publication Info. Toronto : Toronto Public Library, 1958.
Location Call No. Status
 Cataloging  Ref-Cat 028.5 O    ASK AT CIRCULATION DESK
Description xxiv, 561 p., [33] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Note Includes index.
The collection was formed by Edgar and Mabel Osborne and subsequently donated to the Toronto Public Library.
Includes appendices (p. 425-502): 1. Chronological list of editions, 1566-1799 -- 2. List of illustrators and engravers -- 3. List of publishers, booksellers, and printers.
Subject Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books -- Catalogs.
Children's literature -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Children's literature -- Illustrations -- Catalogs.
Children's literature -- Collections -- Catalogs.
Osborne, Edgar, 1890-1978 -- Library.
Children's literature -- Publishing -- Catalogs.
Publishers and publishing -- Catalogs.
Added Author St. John, Judith.
Osborne, Edgar, 1890-1978, author of introduction.
Toronto Public Library.
Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books.