Attention Collectors of Brownies! There are 4 short stories in this delicate and delightful little paper back booklet. They are as follows: The First Pair of Trousers; The Magpie's Revenge; Fun in the Woods; A Chance Acquaintance. Each story has at least one illustration, and they all are superbly detailed. On the bottom of the front cover is printed: Illustrations by Palmer Cox, Author of The Brownies; Stories by E. Veale, The Fairy Tales Authoress. On the back cover is found: Book was compliments of Troy Buggy Works Co., of Troy, O., U.S.A. Measurements are 6 inches x 4.5 inches. Cover is loose, but attached by one staple. There is some staining throughout. Only a few very minor tears. This information is in tiny print on the bottom of the front cover: Copyrighted by Hubbard Pub'G Co 1897 - Entered at Stationers Hall, Ward, Lock & Co. Limited, Warwick House, Salusbury Square, London, E.C. This is a real gem!
1897 The First Trousers: Palmer Cox Illustrations