London: Sampson Low, .
Hardcover. 10" X 8". Unpaginated. No date of publication, circa 1950. Cover states title as "Toby's New Adventures," but title page reads "Toby Twirl Adventures." Contains: The Lost Silver Bars, Toby Twirl and the Magic Glove, Toby Twirl and the Prince with the Tail, and Toby Twirl and the Magic Forest. Red pictorial paper over boards with spine backed in red cloth. Moderate edgewear to binding, with corners bumped and rubbed, fading and discoloration to spine, mild dust soiling, and scattered rubbing. Hinges tender. Gift inscription to front pastedown. Last page of "Magic Forest" as rear pastedown. Occasional spot of foxing, smudge, and scribble to pages. Paper material changes from story to story. A worn but still pleasing 1950s copy of these Toby Twirl stories by Sheila Hodgetts with illustrations by E. Jeffrey. Fair. Item #2452