First edition of the story of mountain man Bobo who befriends a long-tailed doll-eating "aminal," stunning illustrated in Gág's characteristic style.
Near fine in very good plus dust jacket.
THE FUNNY THING
Wanda Gág's second book, a follow-up to her popular MILLIONS OF CATS. Gág's Bohemian heritage is felt in the setting of THE FUNNY THING, which is styled after classic European fairy tales. Odd and charming, a combination at which Gág excelled.
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1929. 9.5'' x 6.75''. Original color pictorial boards. Original color pictorial jacket. Blue and yellow pictorial endpapers of Bobo and animals. Black-and-white pictorial title page with black-and-white illustrations throughout.  pages. Only very mild toning to edges of dust jacket, with spot of soil to rear, touch of rubbing to corners and spine ends. Faint soil to boards. Else sharp and vibrant.
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