Lot 56 of 377:
Hugh Lofting Gub Gub's Book 1st Edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
$200 - $300

Gub Gub's Book

Lofting, Hugh

New York

Frederick A. Stokes Co.



[x], 185 pp. Illustrated by the author. (8vo) original blue cloth, pictorial label. First Edition.

"Food! A great theme, nobly treated by Dr. Gub-Gub."

Lot Amendments

Some soiling to cloth; head and tail of spine and extremities frayed; back hinge cracked; previous owner's signature on recto of first advert, some internal toning; overall very good.

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