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Big Little Book®; 1934. Hard cover. Standard size: 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 320 pages. Author/Artist: Chester Gould.
COLLECTOR'S NOTE: Reprinted from the daily strip beginning January 23, 1934 and ending May 7, 1934. -- /graphic-sounds/whitman-1932-1949.html#Anchor-27618
PLEASE NOTE: you are viewing high-contrast scans/images and even minor flaws will appear pronounced and unsightly.
If you like the image, you'll like the BLB even better when it arrives! Also, expect the book(s) to look newer and
fresher than depicted in this poor scanner image--which in all likelihood is more faded in appearance.
DESCRIPTION: vintage children's book VF (see pic above). All pages are complete and supple (not brittle unless noted otherwise) and range between white to light tan.
ESTIMATED VALUE: $80.00
PLEASE NOTE: the book(s) above was stored inside a protective acrylic wrapper for years. Unfortunately, if you're seeing bent corners or tops/bottoms--it's a consequence of the wrapper tightening due to temperature changes, etc.. A lot of this storage bending can be undetectably reversed with careful dampening with white vinegar or lemon juice and gentle reshaping.
PLEASE READ: THIS AUCTION IS FOR ONE (1) BOOK ONLY -- AS TITLED AND DESCRIBED... read more