Mother Goose Notebook Folder c. 1940's children's novelty writing Humpty DumptyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Mother Goose: Little Notes for Boys and Girls.
Published c. 1930-40's, United States by Whitman. Similar color printing/ cardboard appearance to Big Little Books.
Decorative folder. Text in English. Retains original decorative note paper and envelopes (each design in multiple sheets).
Publisher's pictorial color lithographed card stock paper wrappers.
Novelty is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Novelty is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, item remains overall well preserved and very attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The novelty 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 item 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. 8" H x 5 1/2" W.