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Surprise Balloon by  Emma L Brock - Stated First Edition - 1949 - from E M Maurice Books, LLC, ABAA and

Surprise Balloon

by Brock, Emma L

Condition: Near Fine/Good

New York: Knopf, 1949. Pictorial boards with light wear to extremities; matching dust jacket darkened and worn with small losses, price intact ($1.50). The story of a group of animals who find a balloon. As they blow it up it carries them up into the air then bursts and they all fall down into a pond. Cute two-color artwork on every page. Uncommon title.. Stated First Edition. Near Fine/Good. Oblong 12mo.


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