The first complete source for collectors and researchers of Gruelle memorabilia. This illustrated biography of this American illustrator, children's author, and doll and toy designer chronicles Gruelle's life, exploring how Raggedy Ann and Andy evolved over the years. Includes rare and previously unpublished photographs and illustrations from ...
The first complete source for collectors and researchers of Gruelle memorabilia. This illustrated biography of this American illustrator, children's author, and doll and toy designer chronicles Gruelle's life, exploring how Raggedy Ann and Andy evolved over the years. Includes rare and previously unpublished photographs and illustrations from Gruelle's children's books.
Good in G ood jacket. Ex lib. 221 pages, numerous color and b/w illustrations, many from the work by Gruelle, checklist, principal sources, credits, appendices, index; 4to, original blue cloth. Good, pocket/label rear endpaper, faint tape marks cover musty odor; dust jacket label spine, good+, . Valuable tool for collectors of Gruelle's work.
Fine in Near Fine jacket. Book 1st edition. Fine/near fine condition, slight crinkle to top edge of dustjacket spine. 4 to. 223 pages. Blue cloth in color photo dustjacket. Illustrated in color and black and white drawings and photos. Gruelle's biography, his art, his books and toys, the dolls and more. Includes checklist of Gruelle's books.
Johnny and Worth Gruelle / Photo Cover. Near Fine. Very Good+/No Jacket As Issued. Book ----------10 volumes, the HALL book is a large (about 9 x 11 inches) hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good+ lightly rubbed dustjacket, a few small dimple marks on rear panel of jacket, 221 pages, colour and b&w illustrations and photos throughout, contents include: Introduction; Art for the Heart's Sake-Richard Buckner Gruelle; Johnny Gruelle's Early Years; JG-Newspaper Cartoonist; Johnny and Myrtle Gruelle; Mt Twee Deedle; On the Banks of the Silvermine River-The Gruelles Settle In; JG-Magazine Free-Lancer; Grimm's Fairy Tales and Nobody'd Boy-JG and Cupples and Leon; Marcella Gruelle; JG and the P F Volland Company; The Raggedys Debut; JG in the Early 1920's; JG and the Bobbs-Merrill Company; JG Goes West; JG in the Late 20's; JG and the Great Depression; The Florida Years; JG versus Molly-Es Doll Outfitters; Goodbye Uncle Johnny; The Raggedys Carry On; JG and His Muses; Johnny Gruelle's Books-a CHECKLIST; JGs Periodical Appearances-A Chronological Checklist, ------the other 9 VOLUMES are Andy and Ann books issued by Bobbs Merrill in 1960 and 1961, all are Very Good to Very Good+ copies with light edge and tip wear, no dustjackets as issued, no writing in the books, the complete list of titles are as follows: Raggedy Andy Stories; Raggedy Ann Stories; A and A and the Camel with the Wrinkled Knees; Ann in Cookie Land; Ann in the Deep Deep Woods; A and A and the fat Policeman; Ann and the Golden Ring; Ann in the Magic Book; Ann and the Wonderful Witch, a nice collection of the Bobbs Merrill editions with a nice reference book on Gruelle and all his creations, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo.
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