The Land of Nod and what Tinkie and Tess found there
McSpadden, J. Walker , Edward L. Chase(illus.)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. Publishers
Date Published: Circa 1909
Edition: Early printing
Book Id: 41263
137pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Tan cloth over boards with a black ink stamped title and vignette on the spine, and a pictorial paper label mounted to the front board. Pale green and white illustrated endpapers. Fair condition only. The extremities are mildly rubbed and soiled, and there are several very faint pencil markings on the front cover and the bottom edge of the text block. There is a moisture stain on the bottom edge of the text block, which measures roughly 1" in diameter. The text block is split at the beginning, and it is pulling away from the backstrip. The pages have small damp stains in the lower inside margins. The illustration at p. 56 is partially detached, and the illustration at p. 106 is completely detached, but present.
Drawings by Edward L. Chase. An early printing of a bedtime story, in which the Sandman takes Tinkie and Tess to the Land of Nod.