Santa Barbara, California: Wallace Hebberd, 1947. Joseph Paget-Fredericks. 1st edition. Cloth. 1st edition, 1947. A Very Good book in a Very Good dust jacket. 4to., 58 pp., with drawings by Paget-Fredericks. Bound in publishers paper covered boards with title and illustration in red with off white dust jacket with illustration on front cover. Laid in folded sheet from publisher with order form. Flat signed on a blank end paper with an additional inscription and signature on half title page dated Christmas Day 1937. Dust jacket is age toned with chipping along top edge and some minor soiling. Pages are slightly toned, but otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket now protected in mylar sleeve. SCARCE signature and dust jacket. Very Good / Good. Item #27518
Joseph Rous Paget-Fredericks was an artist, designer, dancer, and children's book author and illustrator based in Berkeley, California. He was born in San Francisco, California on December 22, 1903, although various sources record his birth as 1902, 1903, 1905, and 1909. - Wiki.