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William and his Friends: A Group of Notable Creatures in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

dust jacket, some foxing, book shop stamp on inside cover,

New York: The Viking Press, 1936. 28 unnumbered pages. Yellow applied printed cover with matching dust jacket, black and white photographs throughout.
William is a blue hippopotamus that lives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He takes the reader around to show off his friends, other art animals. There is a description of the item and when and where it was created as well as what it is made of. Japanese quail menuki, a French marble hen, a Greek bronze horse, and Egyptian faience Jerboa mice are among a few of the animals featured.
7 1/4" x 5 1/2"

Price: $20.00

Item #2600071