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    An Original Mock-Up of Margaret Wise Brown's, Animal Family, with Thirty-Four Pages of Original Artwork by Garth Williams.

    [Garth Williams, illustrator]. Margaret Wise Brown. Animal Family [eventually published as Three Little Animals]. [New York:] Harper & Brothers [written in pencil by Garth Williams], [n.d., ca. 1956]. Original Mock-Up for Animal Family. Eighteen folio leaves on nine folded large folio leaves. [34] pages. Covers reckoned within pagination. Individual pages approximately 12 x 9 inches. All but two pages with original pencil artwork by Williams, most pages initialed by him in either pencil or ink. Front cover, verso of front cover, title page and page 31 in black and colored pencil. Most pages with typed text on small slips affixed with glue. Some wear to wrappers and pages, many slips of typed text loose. A very good and charming item.

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    April, 2013
    10th Wednesday
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