Little Black Sambo.
Little Black Sambo was a children’s favourite read for many years after it’s publication in 1899. It is the fourth of the small format books published as “Dumpy Books”.
Pale green cloth boards with darker stripes and text borders. Minimal signs of wear on the corners, edges or spine. Cream end papers lightly browned, Small pen inscription of the half title page. Marked as no. 4 in the Dumpy books for children. Page facing the title page has the first four dumpy books described, including The Little Black Sambo. Marked on rear of the title page “First printed October, 1899. Reprinted November 1899“. Three page preface by Helen Bannerman. 57 printed pages. 5″ x 3”
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Stock number: FAULT