Vintage YA Fiction: The Dawn Boy in Dust Jacket 1932 by Richard Tooker illustrated by Harold E. Snyder - Prehistoric - Caveman - Cro-magnon


Title: The Dawn Boy

Author: Richard Tooker
Illustrator: Harold E. Snyder

Description: Red cloth boards with black lettering. Top edge of text block has speckled appearance. Illustrated endpapers. Some foxing on title page, else pages clean. Dust jacket shows edgewear and chipping, spotting on spine, not price clipped ($1.00). DJ in archival sleeve. Frontispiece and dust jacket illustrated by Harold E. Snyder. 284 pp. 7.75 x 5.75 inches.

The story of a Cro-Magnon boy, his adventures and journeys, and his people's feud with the mammoths. Published in the Penn Publishing Company's Dollar Gift Book series (list on rear panel of dust jacket).

Richard Tooker (1902-1988), aka Dick Presley Tooker, was an American author of imaginative fiction. In addition to his three novels, he published his stories in the pulp magazines Weird Tales, Wonder Stories, Amazing Stories, Astounding Stories, and Mystery Adventure Magazine in the 1920s, 30s, and 40s.

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

Publisher: Penn Publishing Company
Place: Philadelphia
Year: 1932

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: Harold E. Snyder, Dick Presley Tooker, juvenile, prehistoric, Cro-Magnon, fiction, novel, early man, cavemen, primitive,

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