First printing of this silly story of a woman with an excellent hat and a missing pet puffin — a great copy.
Very good plus.
Part of Dorothy Kunhardt's establishment as "an American institution," LUCKY MRS. TICKLEFEATHER exhibits the hallmarks of her children's books: simple, almost naive illustrations, and amusingly rambling text (Bader, 72). This copy is in particularly nice condition.
Read more: Barbara Bader, American Picturebooks.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1935. 6.75'' x 9.75''. Original cloth-backet pictorial boards. Illustrated in blue, black, and grey, each page with a blue border. Unpaginated. Binding with a bit of edgewear, a couple tiny spots of soil; edges mildly toned. Leaves with occasional tiny spots of soil. A solid copy.
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