1915. (54) pages of illustrated calendar pages, + one page advertisement of Volland Calendars, post text. Page #23 appears twice. 15 x 27.5 cm. Full-color, stiff rectangular paper wraps bound at top and punched with red silk tassels for hanging. First edition. With (53) different stories illustrated in blue and black each initialed "D". Characters, Peter Rabbit, Joe Otter, Hooty the Owl, Jerry Muskrat, Bobby Raccoon and others appear in the stories, which reads as one long continuing story. Calendar appears unread and the colors are vibrant. Comes with the publisher's original box, identical to the front cover of the calendar. The scarce box has a couple of minor splits to the top and a moderate split to the bottom. A beautiful example!. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Bedtime Story Calendar Enchanting Tales ...
Publisher: P. F. Volland and Co.
Publication Date: 1915
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description P. F. Volland & Co., Publishers, New York, Chicago, and Toronto, 1915. Paperback. First edition. Tall skinny quarto [28 cm tall by 14 cm wide] Bound with a rope tassel at the head. Good. The front cover is absent. There are multiple tape repairs to the closed and open tears on the title page. The rear cover and the pages at the end of the book have numerous small stab marks, resembling tack marks. With 53 bedtime stories from the popular conservationist and author of children's stories. Bookseller Inventory # 40745
Book Description P.F. Volland & Co, Chicago, 1915. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Bottom tips of cover and bottom right tip of first page missing, covers mildly age-toned, string for hanging is cut but present ; Narrow quarto paperback bound at top edge. Full color cover illustration, part color illustrations on each page. 53 one-sided pages (follwed by 5 pages of ads) containing 53 bedtime stories (one for each week of the year) ; narrow 4to 9" - 11" tall; 53 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 51649