Rare complete set of 12 miniature books about the magical adventures of humanized bear cubs, in the wonderfully intact original box.
Near fine in very good plus box.
BABY BEARS CHRISTMAS
Grace Drayton was one of the first women cartoonists, and found great success with her comic strips and advertising art; she was also a founder of the Plastic Club, a Philadelphia art group organized and run by women. She is best known for her chubby-faced children characters, an aesthetic which can be seen in the BABY BEARS. Titles included are: 1. Baby Bears & the Wishing Rings; 2. Baby Bears & the Honey Pot; 3. Baby Bears Visit To Grandma; 4. Baby Bears & the Snow Man; 5. Baby Bears & the Valentines; 6. Baby Bears & Mad March Hare; 7. Baby Bears & April Showers; 8. Baby Bears & Christmas; 9. Baby Bears & the Robbers; 10. Baby Bears & Elly El; 11. Baby Bears & Weather Cock; 12. Baby Bears & Mrs. Kitty.
New York: John H. Eggers Co, 1920. 2.25'' x 3.25'' (box); 2.5'' x 2'' (books). Each volume with original color pictorial wrappers, saddle-stapled. Each volume illustrated in color throughout. Each volume with  pages. In original box with color pictorial paste-ons. Box with only a bit of light rubbing and soil; two hinges cracked, still sound. Books with light wear to edges. Overall bright.
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