Excerpt: ...Daddy Longlegs. "It's a bad day, isn't it!" said Daddy Longlegs once more. "I'm sorry I can't agree with you," Sandy replied. "I think it's the finest weather that ever was." "You don't mean to say you like this wind?" Daddy Longlegs cried. "Why, I don't see how you dare to be out in it!" "Oh, it's nothing when you're used to it," ...Read MoreExcerpt: ...Daddy Longlegs. "It's a bad day, isn't it!" said Daddy Longlegs once more. "I'm sorry I can't agree with you," Sandy replied. "I think it's the finest weather that ever was." "You don't mean to say you like this wind?" Daddy Longlegs cried. "Why, I don't see how you dare to be out in it!" "Oh, it's nothing when you're used to it," Sandy Chipmunk answered lightly. "I shall never get used to the wind, I'm afraid," Daddy told him sadly. "It p. 61 blows me about so terribly." And he went on to explain how he had started on a long journey the day before, and how he didn't dare go onRead Less
Fair. New York, 1918 copyright; gray cloth covered boards with stamped illustration; no dust jacket; covers soiled and stained; light spine end wear; front interior hinge broken; front fly missing; half title page loose; first section of pages loose; frontispiece; clean interior with light toning; 12mo-over 6 3/4"-7 3/4" Tall; 120 pages.
Fair with no dust jacket. C-Heavy wear, rubbing and soil to covers with a couple of pen marks on the front and the back. Front hinge paper cracked and hinge loose at the bottom. Name on front pastedown. Soiled throughout. All illustrations checked and present but their placement does not match the pages listed on the illustrations page. Most orders shipped within 24 hours. A Little Store that's BIG on Service.; 8vo 8"-9" tall.
Smith, Harry L. Fair. No Jacket. First line: "There was great excitment in the neighborhood of Farmer Green's house." Part of the Tuck-Me-In Tales. Book is in fair condition with owner's name, tanned pages, edgewear, cover spots and soil, and slight slant. 120 pages, 7 x 5.
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