Raggedy Ann's Wishing Pebble
New York: The P.F. Volland Company, 1925 on copyright page. Thirty-first edition in original box. Hardcover. Octavo [24.5 cm] Illustrated paper covered boards. Brightly illustrated endsheets. Very good. The edges of the spine and covers are just a little bit abraded. Faint offsetting from the title page. The scarce box is worn with losses. The box has had minor tissue repairs along the edges. Some of the paper repairs have been filled in with matching paint. Item #31437
One of the Volland "Happy Children Books." A very attractive book. Johnny Gruelle is best known for creating Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy, the fanciful dolls and storybook characters that led him to national prominence in only a few years' time.