The Little Clown: A first edition Dumpy book by Thomas Cobb
The Little Clown is the ninth children’s book published in the Dumpy series. The book contains thirteen tales from Thomas Cobb. He was the author of several other Dumpy books including “The Bountiful Lady” and “Cooper’s First Term”.
The typical green covers are browned and marked with a darkened spine. The hinges and spine of the book are frail. There is a (rather charming!) previous owner’s inscription on the front paste down and scribbled out dedication. The contents are lightly browned with no tears or marks. 150 printed pages with 1 page of publisher’s advertisements at the end. 5 x 3″