By Ruth Plumly Thompson, illustrated by Arthur Henderson
First printing of Thompson's first children's book, a charmingly illustrated fantasy in verse published shortly before her appointment as the second Royal Historian of Oz.
Very good plus.
THE PERHAPPSY CHAPS
"For the name of the town is Perhaps!"
A poorly produced book, difficult to find in collectible condition: this copy is exceptionally well preserved.
First edition. Chicago: P.F. Volland Company, (1918). 9'' x 6''. Original pictorial boards. Pictorial endpapers. Unpaginated. Color plates and additional in-text color illustrations by Henderson throughout. Partially effaced juvenile pencil owner name to half-title. Boards with light wear to extremities, tiny bit of loss to rear joint with color infill, careful repair to rear hinge. Interior bright and clean.
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