Parkinson, Ethel and May Gladwin, et al (illus)
No date. Ca. 1901.
11 chromolithographic plates, two-color and black and white full page illustrations, black and white in-text illustrations, viii+382pp, 10 x 7 3/4 inches, color pictorial paper covered boards with cloth spine (hardbound). Cover extremities rubbed; hinges split but still attached, toning to edges, light soiling and a few edge tears to a couple of pages; text block is incomplete, starting with the Preface and stopping at page 382, missing the final page of the book. A vintage collection of children's tales. Illustrators include Ethel Parkinson, May Gladwin, etc. Includes several stereotyped African American caricature plates by Parkinson. An attractive color cover of a boy on horseback delivering gifts. Item #44311