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  • The Golliwogg's Auto-Go-Cart, Upton, Bertha; illustrated by Florence K. Upton
  • The Golliwogg's Auto-Go-Cart, Upton, Bertha; illustrated by Florence K. Upton
Author Name:    Upton, Bertha; illustrated by Florence K. Upton

Title:   The Golliwogg's Auto-Go-Cart

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   Good

Publisher:   London, New York & Bombay Longmans, Green & Co. 1901

Illustrator:   Florence K. Upton

Seller ID:   000976

29 full page and one double page spread full colour illustrations with numerous other sepia illustrations within the text. Another charming story about the Golliwogg's adventures with his dutch peg doll friends Peggy, Weg, Meg, Sarah Jane and the dinky little Midget. This tale is about their disastrous adventures with an 'auto cart'. This is the 6th in a 13 book series of golliwogg books written by mother Bertha and illustrated by daughter Florence (1873-1922) between 1896 - 1909. The word Golliwogg, which is no longer considered a socially acceptable word, originated from these books and is listed in the dictionary. Upton illustrated other children's books (see the Vege-men's Revenge for example) and was an accomplished artist, exhibiting at the Royal Academy, London. 217x282 mm. 66pp. Paper covered illustrated boards over green cloth backstrip. Mushroom / white endpapers decorated with swans and ships. Corners / edges worn. Re-bound with replacement green cloth backstrip. Endpapers - Original paste down and replacement free. General marks and stains to boards. Pages well turned with grubbiness and soft edges to some. Several closed tears and nics.

gollywog, golly, golliwog, golliwogg, peg dolls, children's illustrated,

Price = 300.00 GBP
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