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THE LITTLE BLACK SAMBO STORY BOOK : A TREASURY OF SUNSHINE STORIES FOR CHILDREN by  Eunice Stephenson - Hardcover - 1930 - from W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera (SKU: 171)

THE LITTLE BLACK SAMBO STORY BOOK : A TREASURY OF SUNSHINE STORIES FOR CHILDREN

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THE LITTLE BLACK SAMBO STORY BOOK : A TREASURY OF SUNSHINE STORIES FOR CHILDREN

by Stephenson, Eunice

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  • very good
  • hardcover
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Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Co., 1930. Hardcover. Very good. Eunice Stephenson. 95 pp. including numerous in-text color illustrations. Publisher's pictorial blue cloth, stamped in black, green, and red, color pictorial plate mounted to front board. Christmas 1939 gift inscription on verso of front free endpaper, small pencil scribbles on two endpapers, and faint pencil scribbles on rear board. Binding moderately scuffed and worn. Overall a very good copy.

An unusual early version of the Little Sambo story, featuring the title character as an Indian boy dealing with a succession of hungry tigers. With seventeen additional stories (in which Sambo does not appear). Part of the Winston Easy-to-Read Story Books series. OCLC records three copies, at the Library of Congress, University of Florida, and Toronto Public Library.

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Bookseller
W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
171
Title
THE LITTLE BLACK SAMBO STORY BOOK : A TREASURY OF SUNSHINE STORIES FOR CHILDREN
Author
Stephenson, Eunice
Illustrator
Eunice Stephenson
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The John C. Winston Co.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1930
Keywords
children's literature, India, illustrated, color plates
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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About W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera

W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera specializes in printed and manuscript materials relating to the book arts, social movements, and unusual collections, exhibitions, and performances. We also provide USPAP-compliant, IRS-qualified appraisals and a variety of consulting services for both institutions and private collectors. Member, ABAA & ILAB.

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