The Triptych’s Penny Toys. The Imitations by J.C. [i.e. J. Chambers] The Doggerel by W.S. [i.e. W.M. Stone] The Covers by W.J. [i.e. W. Jordan].

The Triptych’s Penny Toys. The Imitations by J.C. [i.e. J. Chambers] The Doggerel by W.S. [i.e. W.M. Stone] The Covers by W.J.  [i.e. W. Jordan].
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New York: privately printed for the Tryptych, 1924. Small 4to, [56]pp, printed on one side of the page only, with woodcut text and illustrations colored by hand. Original brown boards, hand-colored illustration on each cover, cloth backstrip, fine as issued. Limited to 99 copies, this copy with the bookplate and pencil signature of William Landauer. The illustrations are of wooden toys, accompanied by simple verses. Wilbur M. Stone is best remembered for his association with children’s books, miniature books, and bookplates. The Triptych also published at least one other book together The Purple Book of Bookplates. (Item Id: 6476)

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