London: Frederick Warne & Co., Leslie Brook's Children's Books, (n. d.) [1905, in Golden Goose Book and in parts, originally with Tom Thumb]. Buff paper boards with three large, smiling, dark green pigs prancing around to back cover, against light green panel on front, buff on back, red titles; Herald w Brooke titles on inside covers, 8 full colour, full page illustrations; 8x10; 24 pp. Picture book hardback.
An elegant early thirties version. (Roundabout Turn mentioned 1930, New Garden not mentioned 1935). Brooke's large pigs and their households fill the frames, giving us an intimate view of their lives.
CONDITION: Poor; spine paper split and chipped away at bottom, all extrems very rubbed, moderate soil, erased scribble on one page. Item #14030