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Upton, Bertha

THE VEGEMEN'S REVENGE

London, New York & Bompay, Lonmans. Green & Co, 1897.

First edition. Oblong 4to. Cloth spine, glazed pictorial

boards. 6pp plus full color, full page illustrations not

included in the pagination. Occasional light fingering soil,

free endpapers replaced with plain paper in a muted tone,

title page remargined along the top (no loss) and with a few

stray old ink marks; occasional short closed and repaired

marginal tears (no loss). Covers lightly soiled and worn at

the edges, but still a good copy and definitely better than

the typical copy offered, Early work by the Golliwogg

chroniclers.

$400

29­

Upton, Florence K., and Bertha Upton

THE GOLLIWOGG'S CHRISTMAS

London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1907.

First edition. Oblong

4to. 66pp. Cloth spine,

pictorial boards.

Decorated endpapers.

32 full page color plates

(including the title page),

numerous illustrations

in text. Boards somewhat

rubbed,

soiled and

edgeworn; some

fingering smudges on the pages, else a very good copy. Publisher's list on page

facing the title lists the previous 11 Golliwogg books (plus this one and the

Vege­

Men's Revenge

). With the date (1907) on the title page and upper board.

$1250