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"The Raggedy Animal Book" - First Edition 1928

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Posted 6 years ago


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"The Raggedy Animal Book"
Rimes by Sherman Ripley
Pictures by Harrison Cady
Rand McNally, 1928

Scarce 1928 first edition (there was a reprint in 1939). 8" x 11" with 96 numbered pages, full of both color and black & white illustrations. Cloth binding with pictorial paste-down and pictorial endpapers. Pictures of animals with grommet joints and patches. Each of the animals has its own story told in rhyme ("rime").

Given to me as a Christmas present by my mother, purchased from an antique shop in Maine last summer. A treasure to add to my collection of vintage and antique children's books.


  1. SMD SMD, 6 years ago
    You can see more pictures from this book in an eBay listing someone has for a copy of it (not mine!):

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