Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set:

 Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set, illus. by R. A. Burley.,  Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set, illus. by R. A. Burley.,  Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set, illus. by R. A. Burley.

Delightful illustrations with deep, bright colour and just enough text. These must have been a perfect present! Peter Rabbit borrows liberally from B. Potter and is not signed. The rest are. The artist, Raymond Albert Burley, (1890-1971) illustrated pulp magazines and then comics, as well as Linette books. Note: This book has been sold.

$65.00

 

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 Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set, illus. by R. A. Burley.
 Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set, illus. by R. A. Burley.
 Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set, illus. by R. A. Burley.
Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set: Mother Hubbard's Dog/ Three Billy Goats/ Peter Rabbit/ Three Little Kittens/ Three Bears/ Henny Penny.
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New York: Sam'l Gabriel Sons and Company, #2051, individual books #520-525, (1939); grey box with picture of three bears relaxing on a picnic in the woods; each little book within has 3 stapled sheets making ten interior pages with a title cover and a repeated picture on the back; on each leaf, one side has a coloured picture and the other a picture in shades of red, brown, and gray; 5.5x7.25" books, in slightly larger box, one inch deep.
Boxed Gift Book
CONDITION: Very Good books in Good Plus box; box has pencil name and inked Christmas 1941 inside lid; no books have writing or marks. All books are darkening a bit with some light even soil on covers and the spine crease and bottom end are rubbed on all, with splits on two to one inch; the book's inside pages are clean and flat. Old Mother Hubbard is stained on the back margin, and Kittens are lightly wrinkled in the corner. Box is clean with all corners are intact. The bottom has two side tears; the top is a bit caved-in causing cracks inside (darkened in jpg), with one side tear and rubbing on folds; the illustration is bright.
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 Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set, illus. by R. A. Burley.
 Favorite Stories Six Linenette Books Box Set, illus. by R. A. Burley.
Control Number: 
19336