THE WHITEWASHED ELEPHANT, by John Gincano 1936 [signed]


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THE WHITEWASHED ELEPHANT, by John Gincano 1936 [signed] Children's Illustrated

Product Description

The Whitewashed Elephant

by John Gincano

A lovely illustrated children's story about an elephant.

Unpaginated. 11.25" by 10"

Publishing Info: Grosset and Dunlap, New York 1936

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition, with a GOOD DJ.

  • Signed by author on ffep on New Years Eve 1936, his comment is followed by five more comments by fellow revelers
  • Another inscription and signature is found on the title page
  • Illustrated pastedowns and endpapers
  • Interior b&w and color illustrations in great condition
  • Binding is secure
  • Illustrated boards show minor wear to corners and a small stain at lower right of back
  • Two notes in pencil on ffep, one more has been erased
  • DJ looks very nice behind mylar cover and is backed by archival paper
  • DJ shows significant wear to the perimeter with two medium chips off top edge and a 2" tear to top of back
  • DJ shows a 1" by 1.5" sticker to upper right of front
  • VS062215

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

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Binding: Hardcover w/Jacket
Subject: Children's
Topic: Illustrated
Year Printed: 19360000
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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