1908 - ANIMAL ANALOGUES: THE PUSS & THE OCTO-PUS; Whimsical Children's Rhymes
ANIMAL ANALOGUES: THE PUSS AND THE OCTO-PUS — Written and Illustrated by Robert Williams Wood — 1st Edition / 1st Printing, 1908 — DENATURED SERIES No. 24 — Whimsical, Nonsense Children's Rhymes
Publisher: Paul Elder and Co., San Francisco (1908)
First edition from 1908, in very well preserved condition. The boards and binding are solid and tight save for light shelfwear. The pages are crisp and clean save for previous owner's name on the first blank page. A whimsical, inventive collection of rhyming poetry and prose comparing different animals through text and wonderful illustrations by the author. Very scarce.