THE PICNIC, by James S. Tippett - 1936

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USED, with light wear and aging. Please see description and photos for more details.

THE PICNIC, by James S. Tippett - 1936 Children's Illustrated Black Americana

Product Description

The Picnic

by James S. Tippett

Very scarce. Illustrated by Samuel J. Brown. The story of a black family in the 1930's going on a picnic with good, fun, wagon rise and more. Part of the Picture Scripts series developed by the Lincoln School of Teachers College at Columbia University. 48 pages. 6" by 6.5".

"Simple stories based on children's interest, attractively illustrated and printed, Picture Scripts have been created to fill a widespread need in the school, and in the home."

About the author James S. Tippett.

Additional work by artist Samuel J. Brown.

Additional information on artist Samuel J. Brown.

Published by: Grosset & Dunlap. New York. 1936.

Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.

  • Wonderful illustrations by Samuel J. Brown.
  • Boards feature matching color illustrations and show scuffing to corner and surfaces.
  • Crease across middle front.
  • Back board cracked.
  • Moderate staining and soiling.
  • Hinges have play.
  • A few spots to interior.
  • Overall clean.
  • No writing, highlighting, underlining or other intentional marks.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20160618

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Subject: Children's
Topic: Black Americana
Original/Facsimile: Original
Binding: Hardcover
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Place of Publication: New York
Year Printed: 19360000
Author: James S. Tippett
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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