New York: Harper & Brothers,  No. 8381 A, $2.19 library price on bottom of front flap , top corner blank (Harpercrest Binding) Little Bear No 8382 A I Can Read Book mentioned on back flap, blank back book panel. Appears early. Dustjacket only.
Viking Press, 18 East 48th St,  $1.50 on flap; this is the price of the first printing (which we have in stock) but with "second printing" on flap, no medal, Ferdinand on rear flap. Dustjacket only.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co. 383 Madison Avenue, . 1.75 on flap, A Spanial of Old Plymouth on rear flap. 12 books "For Younger Readers" Lucky Mrs. Ticklefeather, Little Pear etc listed on back. (also collie and Newfoundland dogs on jacket). Dustjacket only.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co. 383 Madison Avenue, ' 2.00 on flap. Review of The Story of Ricky on rear flap, eleven earlier 1930's "Books for Children" on back. Only this first Betsy story listed and no mention of series or 1940 book.. probable 1st, "A" on flaps for.....