Drawer 2 of this annotated catalog contains these titles by Evelyn Whitaker:
Faithful, For the Fourth Time of Asking, Gay
and includes summaries of publishers' advertisements and descriptions of bindings.
[I will be adding photo scans of more bindings in the future. kcp]
[no author]: Faithful to which is added Wards Cross. by the author of "Miss Toosey's Mission," "Laddie," "Our Little Ann," etc. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1902. copyright 1902, Little Brown & Company published October 1902 Printers S.J. Parkhill & Co., Boston, U.S.A. 283p.
binding: green cloth over board, title with floral accent stamped in
dark brown on front, gold title on spine.
uniform with my other Little, Brown
titles: Tom's Boy and with Roberts Brothers title Our Little Ann, Lil, Rose & Lavender.
inscribed by previous owner in
pencil: A.E. Beltridge
2 pg publisher ad in back.
By the author of Miss Toosey's Mission with quotes
listing: MTM, Laddie & Pris; Baby John, Zoe, & For the Fourth Time of Asking; Dear with frontis;
Don with frontis; Lil; My Honey; Our Little Ann with frontis; Rose & Lavender with frontis; Tom's Boy Illustrated; Belle
Illustrated; Rob and Kit Illustrated; Tip-Cat with frontis; Pen with frontis; Pomona Illustrated; Lassie
with frontis; and Faithful to which is added Ward's Cross.
For the Fourth Time of Asking:
[Whitaker, Evelyn]: Baby John, ZoŽ, and For the Fourth Time of Asking.
By Evelyn Whitaker author of "Miss Toosey's Mission,"
"Laddie," "Our Little Ann," etc. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1903. copyright 1892, 1893 by Roberts Brothers copyright 1899 by Little
Brown & Company University Press: John Wilson and Son, Cambridge 382 p. frontis illustrated by J ? Harley
binding: tan cloth, front stamped
and embossed with dark green floral vines and fruit trees, title in red on front and spine (same cover design
as my copy of Lassie, although different publisher, same printer University Press, John Wilson and Son, Cambridge.)
uniform with my copy of Pen Dust Jacket brown
paper with same design as binding cover [See Baby John for photo of book binding. kcp]
4 pg illustrated publisher ads
Belle. A New Book by the author "Miss Toosey's
other authors and illustrators mentioned: Louisa May Alcott, Miss Ewing, Harriet Prescot Spofford (13 titles)
Whitaker, Evelyn: Gay: A Story. by the author of
"Miss Toosey's Mission," "Laddie," "Faithful,"
"Tom's Boy," etc. Boston: Little Brown
and Company, 1903. 351 p. with illustrations
by Percy Tarrant University Press. John Wilson and Son. Cambridge, U.S.A.
inscribed in ink: "To Gail from Auntie, Chicago Ill April 4-1908"
bookplate: "Library of Mary A.
Fehrman No. 22"
binding: light green cloth
over boards stamped and embossed in dark green and orange with a wreath of three red poppies, title
and author's name (Evelyn Whitaker author of Miss Toosey's Mission) is embossed in gold on both front and spine.
2 pg ad at back lists titles"by the author of Miss Toosey's Mission"
Miss Toosey's Mission, Laddie, and Pris; Baby John, ZoŽ, and For the
Fourth Time of Asking ; Dear; Don; Lil; My Honey; Our Little Ann; Rose and Lavender; Tom's Boy; Belle; Rob and Kit;
Tip-Cat; Pen; Pomona; Lassie; Faithful. To which is added Ward's Cross.
[no author]: Gay by the author of "Lassie," "Laddie,"
"Tip Cat." "Belle," "Don," "Pomona," "Rose and Lavender," etc. London
and Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, Limited, 1903. 307 p.
with six illustrations by Percy Tarrant
inscribed in ink: "To Gail from Auntie, Chicago Ill
April 4- 1908" bookplate:
"Library of Mary A. Fehrman No. 22"
binding: red cloth over boards stamped
on cover & spine with a pictorial of a boy in a nightshirt knocking on the door, gilded title.
Close Drawer 2 and Open Drawer 3
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