The Wonderful Story of a Wonderful Wooden Dog Who Was the Jolliest Toy in the House until He Went out to Explore the World.New York: Doubleday Doran, 1925 Stock Code: 102089
First US trade edition. The text, with the same illustrations by Rackham, also appeared in Good Housekeeping beginning in May 1925.
Quarto. Original orange cloth boards, titles to spine and front board in red. With the dust jacket. Housed in a brown solander box.
Seven tipped-in color Rackham illustrations and numerous textual illustrations.
Rubbing to ends of spine and corners, mild spotting to covers, light soiling to spine, in the dust jacket which is shorter than the book, with shallow chipping to lower end of spine, chip to front top edge, tape to front top edge, closed tear to lower front edge and the verso of spine ends and corners. A good copy.
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