/Christine Chisholm, illustrator.

Banjo Billy and Mr. Bones.

Chicago: Whitman (1944); blue cloth boards with full plate of Billy playing a tune to Mr. Bones, the hound, under a tree; illustrated endpapers of trees and sky, in jacket identical to boards on front, the painting extending to the forest on the back, long list of current Whitman titles on the back flap; 6.25x9.25"; 64 pp. Juvenile hardback.

Billy, an orphan boy who supports himself doing odd jobs, hopes to find a permanent home for himself and his dog. Another Justus mountain story with well known songs, lyrics and music.

CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Near Fine jacket; no names, clean and tight with sharp corners but pale areas of uneven fading to blue cloth on the back; in nice clipped jacket. Item #21471

Price: $40.00

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