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WHEN WISHES COME TRUE by  HELEN STOCKTON - from Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. and



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STOCKTON, HELEN. PICTURE BOOK. WHEN WISHES COME TRUE by Helen Stockton. Racine: Whitman 1931. 4to (9 1/4 x 12"), pictorial wraps, slight cover soil else VG+. There is a clown's head that folds up over the covers to complete the Jack-in-the-box on the cover. The text is in verse about what different things a child wishes to be. Featuring 8 stunning full page color lithos by the author and with smaller color illustrations in-text. This is a great art deco picture book.



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