Calendaria Botanica Ridiculoso
[Marie Duval], Calendaria Botanica Riciduloso, [London], No publisher, 1877.
12 pp all col. ill. ; 18 cms by 12.
One sheet folded concertina fashion. Illustrated paper case binding.Colour lithographed illustrations with gold backgrounds.Genre:Children’s (people) books – England – 1877. Calendars – England – 1877. Folded books – England – 1877.
Slightly reminiscent of Edward Lear: a nonsense calendar with jokey titles in pig Latin – e.g. the December page shows a plant with plucked turkeys hanging from it and branches with sausages (‘Bigturkis Sausagia.’)