U.S. Presidents Mr. Peanut's History c. 1931 Planter's children's advertisingBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, United States History, Presidents, Vintage Advertising, marketing to children, Coloring Books, Planter's Nuts, Mr. Peanut).
Presidents of the United States: History
Published 1932, United States by Planter's Nut and Chocolate Company.
32 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers, oblong format. In the realm of early comic books, close to Classics Illustrated meets advertising promotion.
Stories are told in both word and pictorial comics, each image also presented in b&w for coloring.
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, couple edge splits closed with archival tape, light scattered spots or soiling, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, first two pages show some early youthful coloring, internally still tight, sound. Fun book to read and examine.
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. 7 1/2" H x 10 1/2" W.