The colors are much brighter than I would have expected.
But it is possible that no one has asked for this book
for a long time and it has certainly been kept in the dark.
The thread is fragile. Well, you would be, too, if you were 109.
Ticky-Picky Boom Boom
Turkle and Pigeon
Annuncy and Death
The Five Yam Hill"
In "Toad" we find out how the dashing two-legged Toad
ended up having to hop on four legs.
The book wouldn't stay open to this page so the librarians
gave me a weighted string to help.
The book was printed on a bigger sheet, folded down, sewn, and
then the pages had to be split. You can see the torn top edge near the spine.
"These and other Annancy Stories are told by
the Author at Children's Parties, At Homes,
Receptions, Bazaars, &c. with Toys of the
For terms apply to The Green Sheaf, 3 Park
Mansions Arcade, Knightsbridge, London, S.W.
Orders now taken for Private Christmas and
Greeting Cards. Designs on approval."
In each of the pictures, you might have noticed the mark of her monogram,