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Little Henry's Slate by  Wilbur Dick Nesbit - First Edition - 1903 - from Knickerbocker Books and Biblio.com

Little Henry's Slate

by Nesbit, Wilbur Dick

Condition: Near Fine


Evanston, IL: William S. Lord, 1903. 1903 First Edition. NEAR FINE. A well-preserved copy of this scarce title (a collection of pieces from the author's Chicago Tribune column, "Lino-type or Two"). Each right-hand page is printed to resemble a child's schoolhouse slate, with a Little Henry witticism chalked in childish hand (with misspellings and poor grammar!) and accompanied by a stick-figure drawings. The pages and the printed paper wrapper (printed on the same brown paper as the text) are cleverly bound in heavy string which weaves between 4 holes punched near the spine. Pages are clean and fine. Wrapper is clean and very good; slightly shelf rubbed with a few edge nicks; chips at base of spine. String binding intact. "My Maw says nabors noze so mutch about rasin childern thay otto hav a few."4 x 6"; 128 pages. First Edition. Wrapper. Near Fine.


  • Bookseller: Knickerbocker Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005991
  • Title: Little Henry's Slate
  • Author: Nesbit, Wilbur Dick
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  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Publisher: William S. Lord
  • Place: Evanston, IL
  • Date published: 1903
  • Bookseller catalogs: Humor;

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