The Wonder Book : Stories - Pictures - Games - Puzzles - Hero Tales - Animal Lore - Plays - Fun and Fancy
Chicago: Reilly & Lee, 1929.
Illustrated by Illustrated. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good- with no dust jacket. Item #15112
Light edgewear to cover paste-on, light cock, some random foxing, a few black-and-white illustrations are neatly crayon colored, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover. ; Quite uncommon omnibus collection of Ruth Plumly Thompson's weekly writings for the children's page of the Philadelphia Public Ledger, preceding her 1921 contract to write Oz books. Color illustrations by William Donahey, black-and-white illustrations by Hammond. Two b&w full page illustrations and two b&w text illustrations are neatly colored in crayon. Old Corner Book Store, Boston, Mass bookseller's label on front free endpaper. A high-spot for any collector of Ruth Plumly Thompson. ; 217 pages.