Jungle Baby c. 1915 Tuck G.E. Farrow Children's Book E.M. Taylor illustrationsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Illustrated Books, Children's Books).
The Jungle Baby, by G.E. Farrow. Illustrated by E.M. & M.F. Taylor.
Published c. 1915, London by Raphael Tuck & Sons.
Unpaginated. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with charming color plates.
Publisher's 1/4 cloth binding, paper covered boards, pictorial cover paste down embossed lettering. All printed pages and color illustration leaves are blank on reverse.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object. Nicer than typical for a paper covered juvenile book of this era.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 6 3/4" H x 4 1/4" W.