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The New York Principals' Association and the New York World's Fair, Inc. , Eileen Fox Vaughan(illus.)

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Place Published: New York
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Date Published: 1939
Book Id: 32736


44pp. Octavo [21 cm] 1/4 blue cloth under red illustrated boards. Very good. Corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Short contemporary gift inscription and small owner's stamp on the illustrated front endsheets. Groovy illustrated pastedowns and endsheets showing futuristic buildings and a smiling Peter. Peter Pig's secret is that he would like to win a blue ribbon at the World's Fair. During Peter's stowaway travels, at one point Peter hops a freight train like a regular hobo, enroute to the New York's World Fair he learns about how fruits, vegetables, animals and dairy go from the farm to the market.