The Hole Book.
1908. New York: Harper and Brothers, .
4to, 24 leaves, the recto of each printed with an illustration in color and the text on the verso. Brown paper boards with a color print pasted on upper board, in the uncommonly seen dust-jacket (worn and chipped and now preserved in mylar). Damp stains to first and final leaves; good.
§ Early impression of the first edition of this innovative book in which the story of a misfired bullet follows the path a literal hole pierced through the pages. Bingham & Scholt p. 286. Peter Parley to Penrod p. 125. Grolier Children’s 100: 59. Item #108066
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