The Runaways 1938 by Lorna Lewis Illustrated by Lucy Dawson ~ Cats and Dogs, Kittens and Puppies ~ vintage children's book


Title: The Runaways

Author: Lorna Lewis
Illustrator: Lucy Dawson

Description: Fawn-color papered boards in matching dust jacket. Boards lightly rubbed. Interior is clean and unmarked. Five full-page illustrations, including frontispiece. Dust jacket in an archival mylar sleeve. 46 pages. 8.5 x 8 inches.

A ''tale about the very naughty Puppy, the Cat Hodge, the Ginger Kitty, and the family with whom they lived. Hodge was a large, black cat, rather an adventurer, who often led Puppy into mischief... as wholly delightful as their adventures are the pictures by the distinguished English artist, Lucy Dawson (1875-1954), famous for her portraits of dogs'' (from the front flap). The author, Lorna Lewis (1900-1962), was a well known British author of children's books.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Place: New York
Year: 1938

Keywords: cats and dogs, children's,

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