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1971 'Hurray For Captain Jane!' 1st Ed, Illustrations, Girl Power, Adventure
GIRL POWER! Collector's 1971 first edition vintage children's picture book - Hurray For Captain Jane! Brilliant story!!
Captain Jane is in charge of the ship and having the greatest adventure of all! CELEBRATES all girls leading their life to the fullest and not be afraid to try anything. How about being a Sea Pilot?
Plot: Jane a young girl taking her nightly bath uses her imagination. She becomes Captain Jane and a wax sailor's hat becomes her ocean liner on a vast sea, and the bar of soap a giant ice berg coming ever so...
Many outstanding vibrant color illustrations by Emily Arnold McCully. Wait until you see this pictures up close. WOW! Written by Sam Reavin. Publisher: Parents' Magazine Press, Copyright, 1971. NOT ex-library. Not book club.
Oversize hardcover VIBRANT pictorial boards, 9"x7", unpaginated. Excellent vintage condition. Pages excellent. Binding tight. Pages excellent/bright/crisp/clean-ffep inscription. Cover very good+/bright/clean-light shelfwear includes light corner bumping-scuffing/1 small area paper peel.
Do not pass up this must have vintage gem; an IMPORTANT book of the times!!