The Wishbone Man A Fairy Story for the Right Kind of Boys and Girls

Greening, Cornell [Harry Cornell Greening]

Published by The Century Co., New York, NY, 1924
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Optical Insights, IOBA (Murrieta, CA, U.S.A.)

Heritage Bookseller
AbeBooks Member Since 1996

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 150.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.50 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Good only, spine covering lacking for the most part, closed tears to two internal pages, hinge lightly shaken but still intact. Front cover has a few small chips near edges. Mild foxing to occasional pages, not affecting the drawings. ; INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR / ILLUSTRATOR on the front free endpaper. Greening was a popular cartoonist in the 1910s and 20s. This book includes many of the comic strips that featured the antics of Eb (Ebenezer) and Flo (Florence). It also includes three short stories, also illustrated by Greening and also featuring the Wishbone Man and Eb and Flo. The stories are "The Adventure of the Bold Knight Errant", "The Pop-Corn Man" and "The Moose that Wanted to Fly". The stories are followed by the reproductions of the comic strips. In each of the stories and strips Eb and Flo are encouraged to pull on the legs of Wishbone Man (aka Mr. Wishbone) in order to make a wish come true. Worldcat lists only six copies of this title. The author's inscription is to "Junior" and the printed dedication in the book is to Jackie Coogan, the child actor. ; Cartoons; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9"; Signed by Author & Illustrator. Bookseller Inventory # 9854

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Wishbone Man A Fairy Story for the Right...

Publisher: The Century Co., New York, NY

Publication Date: 1924

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Illustrated by Greening, Cornell

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition

Store Description

Quality out-of-print and antiquarian books offered to readers and collectors. Specialities in children's books, cookbooks, fine press books, art and reference books.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

(310)753-3174 for inquiries. Shipping: US$5.50 for the first book of a shipment, $1.50 each additional book.
Shipments in US, by USPS Media Mail. International shipments billed at actual cost, sent via USPS. Priority Mail and Fedex Express shipping available, inquire for cost. Linda Strike 23811 Washington Avenue #275 Murrieta CA 92562 (lestrike@dablx.com)

MasterCard and Visa accepted.

CA sales tax will be applied on orders shipped within California, unless valid reseller information is provided...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders shipped promptly.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal