"Gingerbread Stories" was written and illustrated by Peter Mabie (pen name of Emilie Wiedenbeck) with end paper illustrations by Ethel Bonney Taylor. Copyrighted by Whitman Publishing, it is copyrighted 1931. This adorable children's book is a collections of stories adorably illustrated with bright colors and bold figures including a pig in a skirt!
The Gingerbread Man Himself
Mr. Sunny Bunny
All About Wuffin
James Jonathan Mouse
In Carberry Lane
What To Say
Pots of Gold
Mrs. Puddle's Picnic
The hard-cover kids book has illustrated board covers with a blue cloth spine. The end-papers are beautifully illustrated by Ethel Bonney Taylor. The book is in good vintage condition. There is wear and soiling on the front cover as well as bumped corners and chipping along the edges. There is some light fraying at the top and bottom of the spine. An inscription dated 1932 is in on the front inside end-paper. An illustration of a duck has been "colored in" by a little one with pencil and could possibly be erased. The book measures 12 inches by 9 1/4 inches and will be shipped Media Mail unless otherwise requested.
A sweet addition to any children's literature collection or a great book to read aloud at bed or story-time.
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Rare Childrens Book GINGERBREAD STORIES by Peter Mabie Illustrated Kids Books