THE STORY OF LITTLE BLACK SAMBO.
London: Grant Richards, 1899. Dumpy Books for Children No. 4. With 27 full-page colour-engraved illustrations printed by Edmund Evans. viii+57+1pp colophon. Original two-tone striped green cloth. 16mo. Contained in a morocco-backed folding box. First Edition. Front hinge cracked: rear just starting, but both firm; binding little rubbed and stained; internally clean and, overall, a very good copy of this classic children’s story. For a detailed publishing history of the first edition, see Schiller, ‘The Story of Little Black Sambo’ (The Book Collector, Autumn 1974.