Very Good jacket. DUST JACKET ONLY, from the estate of a retired grade school librarian who saved the dust jackets of newly arrived 1940's and 1950's childrens books, rather than discarding them as per instructions. Jackets have no institutional markings of any type. JACKET ONLY, no book. No printings or editions stated. Circa 1954; publisher's $2.75 price at top of front flap. Size: octavo (a bit under 7.75" tall). Price-clipped jacket has colors as bright as new, with scant edgewear. VG+.
Bette Davis, Illustrator. Very Good+ in Very Good+ jacket. Stated First Edition. Clean bright orange cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 192 pgs. Illustrations by Bette Davis. Clean unfaded illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chip at rear top spine corner, very slight edge wear, a few small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Children's.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.