Bedtime Story

 

Good children get sugar plums and grassy meadows with flowing brooks along with all the toys they can carry.  Bad children get scary dreams  in this 1940s thriller starring Little Boy Blue along with Wynken, Blynken and Nod.  Favorite Poems by Eugene Field, illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis.  Copyright 1940.

SOLD – Good children get sugar plums and grassy meadows with flowing brooks along with all the toys they can carry. Bad children get scary dreams in this 1940s thriller starring Little Boy Blue along with Wynken, Blynken and Nod. Favorite Poems by Eugene Field, illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis. Copyright 1940.

Illustration from the poem, "Seein' Things" from the book Favorite Poems by Eugene Field and illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis.  Grosset and Dunlap Publishers, NY.  Copyright 1940.

Illustration from the poem, “Seein’ Things” from the book Favorite Poems by Eugene Field and illustrated by Malthe Hasselriis. Grosset and Dunlap Publishers, NY. Copyright 1940.

Illustration for the poem, "The Shut-Eye Train" from the book Favorite Poems by Eugene Field with illustrations by Malthe Hasselriis.  Grosset and Dunlap Publishers, NY.  Copyright 1940.

Illustration for the poem, “The Shut-Eye Train” from the book Favorite Poems by Eugene Field with illustrations by Malthe Hasselriis. Grosset and Dunlap Publishers, NY. Copyright 1940.