Gondor, Emery I.
TEN LITTLE COLORED BOYS
New York, Howell, SLoskin, (1942).
First edition. Oblong 4to. Stiff boards, spiral bound. And with diecut heads of the
boys in the story peeking up over the pages. Printed in color throughout on one
side of the page, and in black and white on the other.
A near fine copy, with all of the heads intact and untorn.
Charming story of how these boys managed to dispose of themselves
one after the other until only one was left, and he got married and
had a family.....
TAPPAN'S BURRO AND OTHER STORIES
New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers, (1923).
First edition, first printing. 4to. vii,(3),253pp. Black cloth, gilt spine title, upper board blocked in gilt
and with a full color pasteon. Complete with seven full page, full color illustrations on coated stock.
The 'Other Stories' are:
The Great Slave, Yaqui, Tigre
The Rubber Hunter
Pages lightly toned from age, and the first three leaves have a light crease at the upper corner, else this
is a fine copy. The dustwrapper is not priceclipped and has the original $3.00 price. It has separated
at the fold, lacks a portion of the very top edge of the upper panel, and has some old tape
reinforcement on the reverse, but presents a near fine appearance, It is on gray stock printed in black
and with a full color pasteon to the upper panel. The Bookseller ReOrder coupon is still present on
the rear panel.
London, John Lane the Bodley Head, (1902).
First edition. 8vo. 228pp. followed by a publisher's catalogue. Full green cloth blocked in an
illustration in light green, dark green, redbrown, black and gilt. Top edge gilt. A fine copy with
only a trace of wear at the corners.
This is the scarce socalled "Full Green First Edition" because of its lovely full green cloth vividly
blocked with a Parish illustration. Illustrated within with pictorial endpapers, a double page
illustrated title page and full page monochrome plates by Parish.
Eight stories, including, of course,
The Reluctant Dragon