Octavo, hardcover, near fine in salmon boards. No dj. Clean, unmarked, like new. 257 pp. Includes besides When the Turtles Sing other stories such as: the tablecloth millionaire, the flea, the put and the millenium; the spots of the leopard, the inside story of Waterloo and others.
VG+/NONE. Bright red boards hardly show any wear. Paper labels on front board and spine still very nice. Spine does have some sun fading and label light browning. Very minor corner/spine end bump. Text is clean/tight.; Small 8vo; 257 pages.
Owner's ink inscription, dated 1930, on front flyleaf; a fine copy in very good dust jacket. The pictorial jacket has light wear and moderate fading on spine, with two (quarter-inch) chips on front panel, and few short edge tears, else quite fresh and... MARQUIS, Don. WHEN THE TURTLES SING And Other Unusual Tales. Octavo, red cloth, pp. viii, 257.
Very good in very good dust jacket. First Edition stated. Graves dustjacket art. Humorous collection of stories by the creator of Archy & Mehitabel, Freddy the Rat, Warty Bliggens the Toad, The Old Soak and other timeless American treasures. Near Fine in attractive Very Good dustjacket.
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