The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures First Edition Florence Upton
  • The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures Florence Upton 1st edition
  • The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures Florence Upton 1st edition
  • The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures Florence Upton 1st edition
  • The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures Florence Upton 1st edition
  • The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures Florence Upton 1st edition
  • The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures Florence Upton 1st edition

The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures First Edition by Florence K. Upton,

£195.00

First Edition, First Impression, 1900.

Published by Longmans, Green & Co.

The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures is a very rare first edition of this charming children’s series in very good condition considering it’s age.

The Golliwoggs Polar Adventures First Edition:

The Upton mother and daughter partnership wrote and illustrated 13 golliwogg books and contributed to a popularization of the golliwogg character in it’s time. Social changes prompted a move away from the character by Florence Upton. This Golliwoggs Polar Adventures First Edition is Florence Upton’s fifth publication and is rare to find in such good condition.

Cloth backed boards illustrated with Golliwogg and his friends in distress. Blue cloth spine slightly worn at top and bottom of spine. Professionally repaired front free page and rear free page replaced with plain green page. Pencil mark (125-) on title page. Tiny tear on page 3 and longer tear on page 23 but otherwise contents are clean/free from children’s scribbles and bindings tight. 64 pages with full colour illustrations. 4to

 


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Stock number: FAULT