Item #1192 How to Make an Earthquake. Ruth Krauss.

How to Make an Earthquake

New York: Harper and Brothers, (1954). Drawings by Crockett Johnson. 8vo. 8-1/4" x 6-1/4". Pictorial blue paper covered boards. Black cloth spine.28 pp. Small red pencil marking in square designated for drawing with your toes. Colorful elephant bookplate on free front endpaper. Corner tips a bit rubbed. Overall tight, clean and very good. Item #1192

A "How to" book for kids, including: How to Draw with your Toes, How to Make an Earthquake, How to Make Guests Tink They are Going to Swallow a Bug, How to Make a Tunnel of Love for Kittens Without a Mother, and lastly, my favorite, Making Sandwich Kisses! ("For instance, when your mother has been out a long time and she comes home and you run and kiss her, and your father runs and kisses her too, and the everybody kisses each other - that's sandwich-kisses").

A charming read-aloud book that four to six year olds would love.

Price: $20.00

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