Fraser, Phyllis Mother Goose (A Little Golden Book)
New York Simon & Schuster 1944 Second Edition; Second Printing Pictorial Cover Good
Illustrated by Elliott, Gertrude
#4 in the original Little Golden Book series. Other Little Golden Books listed on rear cover #'s 1-20. Faded blue spine missing a 1 1/2" piece at bottom, some edgewear and bumping, front hinge weak with small tear at top and scored at bottom for about 1". This is the 24 page wartime edition (reduced from 42). Text is starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked and color pictures are still vivid. A charming vintage copy.
A classic collection of Mother Goose nursery rhymes including "Hey, Diddle, Diddle," "Little Tommy Tucker," "Wee Willie Winkie" and others, all with charming color illustrations by Miss Elliot.
Age Level: Toddler/Preschool Read Aloud; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall