1922. Item #15784
Aunt Jo and Uncle George, pseud. [George Adams Woods]. Kritters of the Kitchen Kingdom. Boston: Little, Brown, 1922. (Kritterkraft Books) 39p, many line ills. by Paul Brown, color photos. Fair hardcover (pictorial boards rubbed and soiled, as usual). No d.j. ** Children's craft book on how to dress up or alter vegetables to make comical human or animal characters. Brown's drawings, mostly printed in red, appear with the verse that faces each vegetable photo. This is Brown's first commercial book appearance. By today's standards some of the vegetable characters are bizarre, culturally insensitive, or both.