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Cuddles and Tuckie by  Frances Royster Williams - First Edition - 1942 - from Gene's Books,  IOBA and

Cuddles and Tuckie

by Williams, Frances Royster

Condition: Very Good Minus/No Jacket


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Book Description

Kansas City MO: Brown-White-Lowell Press, 1942. Yellow cloth, color illustrated paper panel applied to front, 64pp. 57 poems for children, illustrated in b&w. Cloth moderately soiled, front panel bright & clean, covers fore edges slightly bowed vertically, light foxing on endpapers with partially erased inked name on front pastedown, text generally quite crisp & clean with just a few scattered foxing spots. Mrs. Williams was an accomplished Kansas City commercial artist during the depression when the Sunday Editor of the Kansas City Star asked her to do a children's feature. In 1932, the Cuddles and Tuckie cartoon feature was introduced, was soon syndicated nation-wide, and ran until 1960. Several collected works have been published. This is her only work of children's poetry.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. Illus. by Frances Royster Williams. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Book Details

  • Bookseller: Gene's Books, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 012311
  • Title: Cuddles and Tuckie
  • Author: Williams, Frances Royster
  • Illustrator:Frances Royster Williams
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Very Good Minus
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Brown-White-Lowell Press
  • Place: Kansas City MO
  • Date published: 1942
  • Bookseller catalogs: Children's Books;
  • Size: 8vo


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