Herbert the Lion

Herbert the Lion

Newberry, Clare

Brewer, Warren & Putnam, 1931

First edition. Oblong 4to.  Publisher's blue cloth-backed color pictorial tan boards.  Boards rubbed, scuffed. Corners moderate worn round.  Color title vignettes, full page color illustrations, color pictorial endpapers. Internally clean.  In custom cloth clam shell box with color pictorial cover label.

The adventures of Herbert, a friendly lion who lives in the city with his owner, Sally. As he grows, however, his behavior begins to scare those around him. What's to be done with Herbert? 

Clare Newberry was the winner of the Caldecott Honor for four of her books. This was her first book, now scarce.

  • Product Code: 1710110050
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $750.00
  • Ex Tax: $750.00


Tags: Children's Books, Animals