London: Dean's Rag Book Co. Ltd, in print 1914 to1919; "Dean's 6d Patent Rag Book Series"; a cloth book, robin's egg blue covers with blond Arabella in a green dress and feather sitting with her friends on front, and Dutch doll offering cheese on the. Toploader cloth book.
Wilful Arabella runs away from Molly's party and spends a sad day while her friends, the Dutch twins, Teddy, O-Kissmee San, and some wooden soldiers, have a wonderful time. A small child's feelings about friendship told in a few words. This book comes from the personal collection of the former owner's of Dean's Rag Book Co. Ltd, documentation supplied.
Ada Bowley (1866 - 1964) and her sister worked together all their lives, mostly for Raphael Tuck, and produced books, greeting cards, toys, games, annuals, postcards, and ingenious transformation books. .
CONDITION: Very Good Plus; as new, trace of tiny pencil initials, slight corner bend; absolutely clean and bright with sharp pinking. Item #22682