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The Jungle Baby

£14.99

Product description

Undated but C1900. Assumed First Edition. Size: 4 x 6 3/4 inches. Un-paginated - 23 pages of text facing 23 very bright cromolithograph illustrations. Hardcover, beige paper covered boards, green cloth spine, red tiles, and an embossed frame enclosing a picture of a bear hugging a boy. The end paper is decorated with images of the boy and the animals within. A story about a little boy living in India that escapes the watchful eye of his ayah and, wandering into the forest, encounters a tiger, a bear, an elephant, a mongoose and snake.
The green spine is worn with two very tiny tears The covers are heavily worn on the edges and corners. Front hinge is cracked and fragile. First free end paper is missing. Pages are tanned on the margins. Back endpaper has a torn corner and the hinge is cracked.
The overall condition is fair with the lovely illustrations more than making up for the damage.

Item details

Author(s):
G E Farrow
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Raphael Tuck and Sons
Title:
The Jungle Baby

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Undated but C1900. Assumed First Edition. Size: 4 x 6 3/4 inches. Un-paginated - 23 pages of text facing 23 very bright cromolithograph illustrations. Hardcover, beige paper covered boards, green cloth spine, red tiles, and an embossed frame enclosing a picture of a bear hugging a boy. The end paper is decorated with images of the boy and the animals within. A story about a little boy living in India that escapes the watchful eye of his ayah and, wandering into the forest, encounters a tiger, a bear, an elephant, a mongoose and snake.
The green spine is worn with two very tiny tears The covers are heavily worn on the edges and corners. Front hinge is cracked and fragile. First free end paper is missing. Pages are tanned on the margins. Back endpaper has a torn corner and the hinge is cracked.
The overall condition is fair with the lovely illustrations more than making up for the damage.

Author(s):
G E Farrow
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Raphael Tuck and Sons
Title:
The Jungle Baby

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