Quantity: 1 available
110 pp. Front cover faded to pale pink, rear cover less faded reddish pink, with edge wear. Corners and spine edges bumped. Text clean. Tape reinforcing the joints (possibly part of the original printing process -- the book is described as "unbreakable.") Previous owner's name "Josephine" in pencil on front endpaper (Association copy -- From the estate of newspaper publisher Herbert "Tippen" Davidson Jr.; likely a copy owned in childhood by his wife, Josephine Field Davidson, deceased executive editor and co-publisher of the Daytona Beach News-Journal). Front cover colored pastedown showing fairies at play among toadstools. Collection of 11 stories, mostly with nature themes, and 25 illustrations, several in full color. Large type for early elementary reading level. Scarce copy in the 25-title Just Right Books series. Decorative colored endpapers showing children with toys. Photos available upon request. Size: 12mo -- 7.25 in Tall
Title: Surprise Stories
Illustrator: Dixon, Marjorie Howe
Edition: 2nd Printing.
Publisher: Chicago, Albert Whitman & Co: 1924
Binding: Reinforced Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 009180
Keywords: CHILDREN. FANTASY. NATURE.