New York: G. P. Putman's, 1939 & 1973. Illustrated by the Author. Library Bindings.
Two books: Little Toot with 1939 date and Little Toot on the Mississippi, 1973. The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Little Toot on the Mississippi has an shaken front hinge.
Very Good / No Dust Jackets As Issued. Item #17497
Bernhard August "Hardie" Gramatky, Jr. was an American painter, author, and illustrator. In a 2006 article in Watercolor Magazine, Andrew Wyeth named him as one of America's 20 greatest watercolorists. He wrote and illustrated several children's books, most notably Little Toot.