MOTHER GOOSE. THE LOVER'S MOTHER GOOSE by John Cecil Clay. Indianapolis: Bobbs Merrill (1905). 4to (9 x 11 3/8"), pictorial cloth stamped in gold and green, pictorial paste-on, 92p., MINT IN PUBLSHER'S BOX (boxed soiled with some wear). Classic Mother Goose rhymes are adapted for adults. Illustrated in typical turn of the 19th century style with 8 beautiful color plates and many full page 3-color illustrations plus there are decorations on text pages. Printed on heavy coated paper, this is a beautiful copy of a charming Mother Goose.