Collection of 3 children’s books from early 1900

Sep 16, 2021. 20:11 UTC
Collection of 3 children’s books from early 1900
Jennifer
United States of America

Category
Comic books

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
Yes
Description

3 books- Stampkraft, The book of Something to Do, Little Nemo in Slumberland and Peck’s Bad Boy and His Chum’s

Provenance

My great grandfather purchased these in San Francisco around 1909.

Answered within about 21 hours
Sep 17, 16:44 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$265 - $445 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$445 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Jennifer,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

Group of three antique Platinum Age Children's comic books, comprising:
The Book of Something-To-Do (Stampkraft)
Published by NY, Stampkraft/United Art Publishing, 1916
approx 11x14 inches, 48 pages
$40-70*

Peck's Bad Boy / And His Chums / Containing Illustrations By The Well Known Artist, Walter McDougall / From Ideas Furnished By Geo. W. Peck, Peck, George W. & Walter McDougall (illus)
Published by Charles C. Thompson Co; Chicago; (14) pp. 1908/nd (Second Edition), 1908
11 1/8 x 16 3/8"
$150-250*

Little Nemo in Slumberland, published by Cupples & Leon Company in New York, NY in 1909 and copyrighted by the New York Herald.
11 1/2 by 17" x 11 1/2"
$75-125*

CONDITION: with varied wear from reading
PROVENANCE: inherited from great-grandfather

*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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