Perkins, Lucy Fitch, narrated and illustrated by
Title MR. CHICK, HIS TRAVELS AND ADVENTURES
Book Condition Very close to fine, with just a hint of wear at the extremities, a suggestion of darkening (soiling?) to orange cloth covers; with full-color paste-on illustration to front; no dust jacket. Oblong quarto.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1926.
Seller ID 46312.00
Perkins' enchanting, Dickensian tale of Mr. Chick, an orphan artist who makes toys and plays the fiddle. Text on versos, soft pencil drawings on facing rectos throughout. The Indiana-born author and artist is best known for her series of Twins books.
Children's Literature. Illustrated Books. Picture Books.