Gub Gub’s Book: An Encyclopedia of Food in Twenty Volumes

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Lofting, Hugh. ¬†NOTE: Prof: Gub Gub announces that owing to the high cost of living the other 19 volumes of this great work have been temporarily postponed. Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1932. First Edition, First Printing. 185 pages. 19.5 x 13.5 cm. Created by the author of the Doctor Dolittle books, Gub-Gub is the Doctor’s pet pig who is a great lover of food. Narrated by Tommy Stubbins, the Doctor’s young friend and assistant. Illustrated by Lofting with dazzling color endpapers (a gastronomical map of the world), a color frontispiece (with tissue guard), one interior color plate, and 6 black and white plates. Covers rubbed, dust wrapper worn and chipped but intact. Scarce in dust wrapper. Orig. sky blue cloth with pictorial paste-on cover illustration. Good, in poor dust wrapper. Hardcover.