Mr. Tootleoo and Co.London: Faber and Faber Ltd, 1935 Stock Code: 144273
First edition, first printing. This is the final Mr. Tootleoo book. Bernard Darwin (18761961) was the grandson of the naturalist Charles Darwin. He and his wife collaborated on their children's books, with Bernard providing the text, and Elinor the illustrations.
Oblong quarto. Original illustrated boards, titles to front cover in red. With the dust jacket.
With 20 full-page coloured illustrations and 2 vignettes by Elinor Darwin.
Edges of book lightly rubbed, edges of dust jacket also lightly rubbed and nicked.
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