Tyrrell, Eleanor, Illustrated By Honor C. Appleton
Title: More About The Squirrels
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London, Edinburgh and New York Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd. 
Illustrator: Appleton, Honor C.
Seller ID: 000254
6 (including frontispiece) full colour pen and wash plates by Honor C. Appleton and small wood cut vignettes within the text on most of the pages, also by Appleton. All very charming illustrations. This book was written by Tyrrell as a sequel to her 1914 book, 'How I Tamed the Wild Squirrels'. It is a delightful tale about the red squirrels around the author's house, the main character being one she has called Fritz, the German. Beige cloth boards with bevelled edges, lovely pasted down illustration by Appleton to front board with nicely illustrated front and rear end papers. Specific condition: Binding: Tight, very good condition. Some grubbiness to beige coloured boards. Personal inscription (dated 1919) on ffep. Interior: Many of the small wood cuts have been coloured in with pencil and there is a child's name on one text page. All of the colour plates are in very good condition with no marks. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
APPLETON, HONOR C. SQUIRRELS, CHILDREN'S ILLUSTRATED, colour plates, wood-cuts