Aunt Phroney's Boy (in) St. Nicholas: An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks, Vol. XL. Part I & II-November 1912 to October 1913 (Two Volumes)

By: Baum, L. Frank

Price: $150.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


1152pp. (continuous pagination). 1st Appearance of this short story (page 104-112), which is illustrated by George Avison. Original decorative red cloth, beveled edges, elaborately stamped in gilt and black. Pictorial endpapers. This bound volume of this children's monthly has much to delight the childrens book collector. Includes four Brownie poems with illustrations by Palmer Cox, The Nursery Rhymes of Mother Goose, (9 full page plates, six in color, illustrated by Arthur Rackham). "What Woodrow Wilson Did for American Football" by Parke H. Davis (hopefully more than he did for the American Constitution). Three part series on baseball with another three on The World Series, illustrated with photographic illustrations in text, including nice ones of Ty Cobb and Cy Young. Most corners bumped. One corner rubbed through at the tip. Traces of rubbing to the spine ends. Pencil ownership inscriptions on the first blank prelim Part I. Some faint residue to the front board on Part II. Still quite bright.

Title: Aunt Phroney's Boy (in) St. Nicholas: An Illustrated Magazine for Young Folks, Vol. XL. Part I & II-November 1912 to October 1913 (Two Volumes)

Author Name: Baum, L. Frank

Illustrator: George Avison, Arthur Rackham

Categories: Baseball, Childrens Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: NY, The Century Co.: 1913

Binding: Original Decorative Binding

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 020889

Keywords: Childrens Books, Decorative Bindings,