Good +/No Jacket. this is a Better Little Book Edition, some wear and modest creading on back cover, hinges tight, cover bright. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Little Orphan Annie and the Gooneyville ...
Publisher: Whitman Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1947
Book Condition: Good +
Book Description Whitman Publishing Company, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. 1947; Fair Condition; illustrated paper over boards; heavy wear to edges of boards; covers are discolored; book is cocked; no jacket; markings on front pastedown and title page; pages are toned; 286 pages; illustrated; 32mo - 4" to 5" tall; Bookseller Inventory # SKU1081701
Book Description Whitman Publishing, Racine, 1947. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. Better Little Book 1435. Inner hinges split & broken. Exterior fair with corners & hinges worn but tolerable. Repairable. Size: 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall. JUVENILE. Bookseller Inventory # 42320
Book Description Racine, WI: Whitman, 1947, 1947. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Picture cover. Big Little Book, 1435. Please note: we have 200 BLB's in stock. Check our other listings online or contact us for a full list. The Big Little Books, were first created in 1932 by Sam Lowe for Whitman Publishing Co. The name, though seemly paradoxical, promised "the buyer a great amount of reading material and pleasure (BIG) within a small and compact (LITTLE) book." - Lower, Larry. Lowery's The Collector's Guide to Big Little Books and Similar Books. Educational Research and Applications Corporation, 1981, p. 2. They were typically 3 5/8" wide and 4 1/2" high and featured a dramatic color cover. They featured an illustration on one page opposite a page of text. During the "Golden Age" of Big Little Books (1932-1938) these books were a staple for many American children. Bookseller Inventory # 1701060138
Book Description Whitman Publishing Company, Racine, Wisconsin, 1947. Story by Helen Berke Based on the Famous Newspaper Strip by Harold Gray. 286 pp. Illustrated 4-1/2 x 3-3/4 inches, publisher's boards printed in color. Very near fine; slight rubbing at tips of corners. The Better Little Book #1483. Bookseller Inventory # 60720