The Tall Book of Make-Believe.

20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill., 20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill., 20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill., 20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill., 20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill., 20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.

A selection of imaginative stories and poems, beautifully and tenderly illustrated: The Very Mischief/Lesley Frost, Susan's Bears/Mildred Lawrence, Bad Mousie/Martha Ward Dudley, The Everlasting Lollipop/ Paul Averitt, Georgie/Robert Bright, How They Bring Back the Village of Cream Puffs When the Wind Blows it Away/Sandburg, as well as poems by de la Mare, Eugene Field, Lear, Fyleman, Tennyson, Marchette Chute, Katherine Mansfield, Allingham, Christina Rosetti, and Amy Lowell, among others. NOTE: This book has been SOLD.

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20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.
20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.
20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.
20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.
20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.
20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.
The Tall Book of Make-Believe.
Werner, Jane.
/Garth Williams, illustrator.
New York: Harper & Brothers, (1950) early printing, no letters on flap, flap list through Fairy Tales 47, no Christmas 54 mentioned; illustrated paper boards with little characters from the stories among the meadow grasses, endpapers with elves floating on leaves through a starry night sky, in jacket with children poling a raft of an upside down table down waters of make-believe; 5.25x12.25"; 92 pp.
Picture Book Hardback
CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Good Plus jacket; pleasant gift 1951 inscription on half title in green ink, no other marks, extrems and bottom edge rubbed, appears unopened and unread, in jacket with light edgewear all around, pale stain on title,two one inch tears on either side of spine top, rubs and a few pinprick holes along flap creases; unclipped 1.00.
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20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.
20174 The Tall Book of Make-Believe by Werner, Garth Williams ill.
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20174