HIPO THE HIPPO
LITHOGRAPHS BY RUTH GANNETT
New York, Random House, (1942).
First edition, first printing. Large folio. Unpaginated (40pp). Red cloth spine, pictorial boards.
Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated throughout with many pages in full color. Stated first printing.
A near fine copy. The dustwrapper is priceclipped, is rubbed at the folds and has a few chips
and taperepaired closed tears, but gives a very good plus appearance.
With an inscription from the author
"To my longtime friend and neighbor
in the Little Cracked House. Affectionately, Dorothy Thomas."
Tuck's Nurseryland Series
THE OLD WOMAN WHO LIVED IN A SHOE,
New York & London, Rafael Tuck & Sons, Co., Ltd., n.d., ca. 1900.
4to. Stiff card wraps printed in chromolithographty on the upper wrap. 8pp; 2 are
illustrated in chromolithography, the remained in line drawings. 11 nursery rhymes. Light
soil and fingering, spine partially separated at bottom, else a good copy.
Webb, Marion St. John
THE FLOWER FAIRIES
London, The Modern Art Society Ltd., n.d., ca.1930.
12mo. Blue paper over boards printed in dark blue with a full color pasteon of the Snapdragon
Fairy. 39pp. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated throughout and with six full color tippedin
plates. Some small ink spots on the rear board and spotting to the foredge else a very good to
near fine copy. First edition, without statement of subsequent impressions.