First edition. Maroon cloth over boards with title in gilt. DJ in new mylar. 5 1/4 x 7 3/4. 128 pages. Illustrated in black & white. Signed by author on ffep, with an inscription to Warren Hasty Carroll, dated 1935, Boston. DJ has some yellowing and rubbing, some small nicks along edges. A touch of shelf wear to boards, tiny bit of paper residue stuck to rear board. Top edge of block of pages dust-stained, end papers yellowed, pages lightly yellowed with small soil spot near lower edge of a few. Good+/Good+. Binding tight and square. Pages generally clean. DJ still has a fresh look. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Tales of Freckle Days; Little Adventures of ...
Publisher: W. A. Wilde Co., Boston 1934
Publication Date: 1934
Book Description W.A. Wilde Company, Boston, 1934. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Walt Harris (illustrator). First Edition. Binding shows no wear, the text pages are tight and clean with no marks, no name of previous owner. slight discoloration of the front and rear blank endsheets. Dust jacket shows minor surface soil and edge wear. Seller Inventory # MP10-866C
Book Description W. A. Wilde, Boston, MA, U.S.A., 1934. hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Walt Harris (illustrator). First Edition. Stories of a collie named Scotty beginning with his puppy days. Some are similar to the old "Lassie" stories and of course, the dog looks very much like Lassie, being a collie. Some of the author's short stories were originally written for the "Youth's Companion" magazine. Interior is intact and clean but for occasional finger smudges, pages have yellowed, are still supple and fully legible. Dark wine red binding with gilt titles. Boards have some shelfwear and front has signs of cup marks. A most acceptable reading copy with many years of reading left. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 036452