Young Folk's Companion Chatterbox Children's Stories c. 1918 pictorial bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Juvenile Books, Children's Stories, Illustrated Books, Chatterbox).
Young Folks' Companion, edited by J. Erskine Clarke.
Published c. 1918, Boston by Dana Estes & Company.
412 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. Frontispiece protected by original tissue guard.
Publisher's 1/4 cloth binding, pictorial paper covered boards.
Much nicer than typical, a clean and fresh example with only light minor signs of time and age.
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 or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, 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. 10" H x 7 1/2" W.