1898. Item #84405
DRUMMOND, Henry. THE MONKEY THAT WOULD NOT KILL. Illustrated by Louis WAIN. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1898. First edition. xvi + 115 pp. 12mo., blue beveled cloth boards stamped in gilt, black and yellow. Very good plus, minor shelfwear, ckloth and pictorial cover clean and bright. Light offset tanning to endpapers. Sweet gift inscription on front flyleaf, parents to child. Occasional light finger soil. Two stories, The Monkey That Would Not Kill and Gum. Halftone plates.