Item #313347 THE GOLLIWOGG'S BICYCLE CLUB. Florence K. UPTON.
THE GOLLIWOGG'S BICYCLE CLUB.
THE GOLLIWOGG'S BICYCLE CLUB.
THE GOLLIWOGG'S BICYCLE CLUB.
THE GOLLIWOGG'S BICYCLE CLUB.

THE GOLLIWOGG'S BICYCLE CLUB.

New York, London & Bombay: Longman's, Green & Co., 1896. First Edition (& 1st printing). Oblong quarto, original colour pictorial boards, cloth spine, decorative endpapers. [63] pp., colour pictorial title-page plus 31 full-page colour plates & small illustrations on the text leaves. Text by Bertha Upton. A couple of short closed tears to page edges, covers somewhat rubbed and with mild edgewear; a Very Good copy of a very scarce book. Item #313347

¶ Florence Kate Upton (1873 - 1922), American-born English cartoonist and author. Upton created the Golliwog character, now widely considered a racist caricature of black people, alongside pickaninnies, minstrels, and mammy figures.

Price (USD): $150.00

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