VICTORIAN COLORPLATE. OLD PROVERBS WITH NEW PICTURES with rhymes by C.L. Mateaux. London & NY: Cassell, Petter, Galpin, no date , circa 1880, 4to (7 1/2 x 9 1/2"), 64p., cloth backed pictorial boards, minor tip wear else FINE IN DUST WRAPPER (dw with several pieces off edges). Traditional proverbs like the Early Bird Catches the Worm are presented and expanded upon with poems by Mateaux. Illustrated by LIZZIE LAWSON with wonderful full page and smaller chromolithographs in the style of Kate Greenaway. Printed on heavy stock by KRONHEIM. This is a great copy, rare in the dust wrapper.