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1 LIPPINCOTT, Joseph Wharton Persimmon Jim : The 'Possum. Canadian Edition in dustjacket
Musson Book Company Ltd., Toronto, 1944, 
LIPPINCOTT, Joseph Wharton. Persimmon Jim : The 'Possum. Toronto : The Musson Book Company Ltd., (copyright 1944). Pp (16),15-140,(2), frontispiece + 7 plates. 8vo, olive brown cloth, red lettering to fron t board and spine. "Probably of all the small animals the 'possum is the most interesting of our animal neighbors, but a most humble one. Persimmon Jim was an exceptionally large possum who for years lived on a farm and pitted his strength, wisdom and courage against the dogs that always were searching for him. It is a faithful, sympathetic story of a real 'possum, of his escapes, of his feats, battles and ultimate triumph." (from the dj). Joseph Wharton Lippincott(February 28, 1887 October 22, 1976) was a noted publisher, author, natu ralist, and sportsman. Very good in nicked, torn, corner-clipped dustjacket. 30.00

Price: 30.00 CDN
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