8vo. Unpaginated. Quarter cloth over illustrated paper covered boards. Head and tail of spine slightly bumped. Discoloration to spine. Scuffing and some staining to boards. Wear to corners and edges. Name and date of previous owner to back of frontispiece. Color frontis. A beautiful children's book with many different stories. Delightfully illustrated with full page and in-text b/w drawings. Binding in good, interior in very good condition. Scarce. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Three Little Pigs and other Stories for ...
Publisher: Lothrop Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1899
Book Description Cleveland, OH: The Harter Publishing Co., 1934, 1934. First edition; 16mo.; pictorial covered boards, hardcover; 45 pages; black and white and four color illustrated plates by Phyllis Britcher and two by John Gee; stories include: The Three Little Pigs, Chicken Little, The Three Little Kittens, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, The Three Bears, The Little Red Hen and the Grain of Wheat, The Cock, the Mouse, and the Little Red Hen, and The Gingerbread Man; some bottom edge tears on pages 17-22 else a very clean tight copy in sunned and edgeworn boards with bumped corners and top spine end. Seller Inventory # 32500