THE BUMPER BOOK FOR CHILDREN
by Dora Percy Smith; Marjory Royce; et al
Illustrated by Ruth Cobb; Topham; Cicely Englefield; et al.
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa. 1928
Slightly better than good condition. Orange pictorial boards show circus pictures, two children and clown to front, lion in hat to spine, ringmaster and horse to rear. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. 128 pages. 8.5 x 7". A chunky volume of stories and rhymes. First story is The Dancing Bear.
Covers slightly darkened. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Clear tape stuck to corners. A few hinges cracked. Name in ink to verso of frontis and pencil inscription to verso of title page. Some foxing and an odd mark to contents. All plates present but one is detached and two are partially detached.
Stock no. 1505877
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