Chappel, George S., verses by; pictures by Hogarth, Jr. [Rockwell Kent]
Title A BASKET OF POSES
Book Condition Very good in maroon cloth shelf-back over patterned boards, with mildly rubbed printed label to front cover, and to heavily chipped and discolored label to spine; wear to edges, abrasion to corner tips; no dust jacket. Tall octavo.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: Albert & Charles Boni, 1924.
Seller ID 46386.00
Satirical and whimsical verse-lets accompanied by Kent's b&w illustrations; many first appeared in periodicals like VANITY FAIR and JUDGE. One of the best is the sequence titled "The Five Ages of Man" which Chappel reduces to Pap, Pep, Pup, Pop and Pip.
Humor. Illustrated Books. Poetry.