Dumpy Proverbs by Honor C. Appleton: First Edition Dumpy Book
Dumpy Proverbs is the twenty fourth publication in the children’s book series of Dumpy publications. It contains delightful coloured illustrated proverbs drawn by Honor C. Appleton.
Pale green cloth boards with the typical Dumpy stripes on the covers. The spine is browned and the lettering is faded on the spine. The covers are a little soiled. Previous owner’s signature on the front free page is dated 1903. The hinges are frail in places and the first illustrated frontis page is loose. 95 pages including the typical blank pages between the text and the illustrations. 5 x 3″