This sweet old book is “The Little Skipper” by G. Mannville Fenn with a 1900 copyright by Henry Altemus & Co. This has 20 black and white illlustrations with a nice paste down colored lithographed cover. This children’s book is of a little skipper with an English naval Captain for a father. It is a tale of bravery and one of character building.
This is app. 8.5”x6.5” with 48 pages. This has hardcovers with gold gilt and lithographed work. This is in good+ condition overall with a little corner,edge, spine wear and bumping with some soiling to the cover. The binding is tight and all pages intact. The book is complete. There is a gift inscription in ink inside. There is some age toning and yellowing in spots inside. There are no offensive odors.