HASSALL, JOHN. JAPANESE INTEREST. TEN LITTLE JAPPY CHAPS by G. E. Farrow. [London: Anthony Treherne], no date, circa 1900. Oblong (only 1 1/2" tall, 6" wide). Pictorial cloth, light soil and minor wear, VG++ with ivory clasp intact. Illustrated by JOHN HASSALL with marvelous full page color illustrations (one opposite each page of text) printed on one side of page only. They depict the misfortunes of Japanese children in a Japanese version of the Ten Little Niggers counting rhyme. "Five little Jappie chaps went sailing to the nore / The boat capsized, don't be surprised that then there were but four." Rare.
(Inventory #: 11711)
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