Verses by Bessie Parker, illustrated by Nancy Parker
First edition, a beautiful copy in the rare jacket of one of the hardest to obtain Parker picture books, about three young polar bears navigating life without their parents.
Near fine in very good minus jacket.
London & Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, . 9.25'' x 12''. Original pictorial boards. In original pictorial dust jacket. Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated by N. Parker with 13 incredible full-page color illustrations, plus many in-text illustrations. Ink gift inscription dated 1924 on front free endpaper. Book with slight rubbing at tips; jacket chipped, with some closed tears (including one long one along front panel) neatly repaired with tape on verso.
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