The Story of Coodles - The Only Coodles Scarce crepe paper book by Charles & Susan M. Bowles
One of the scarcer Hasegawa titles, this is the first edition and appears to be a variant containing an extra page at the beginning describing the Nikko Bridge illustration. The second edition was titled King Coodles the Faithful and was published two years later.
Tokio. T. Hasegawa. 1893.
52pp. 17.5 x 14.7cm.
Covers are worn and a little faded. Some staining affecting the edges of the last few pages. A few pages starting to separate at edge. Silk string ties have been replaced. Internally very good.