Walt Disney Thumper US first edition book is for sale. The Walt Disney Thumper book was published by Grosset & Dunlap New York in 1942, and comes complete with the original dust jacket. The Thumper front of the dust jacket features Thumper in the woods with a frog leaping out in front of him. The Thumper back of the dust jacket features Thumper laughing with his arms stretched out. The front inside flap to the dust jacket reads:
“Of course rabbits are supposed to thump, but Thumper thumped about everything. Even his best friend, the wise old owl, lost patience with him because of his continual thumping…Children will love this gay book of the impish rabbit whom Walt Disney created for his beautiful interpretation of one of our best-loved modern classics, Bambi”
The back flap to the dust jacket has a write up on the Walt Disney book Bambi. The Walt Disney Thumper dust jacket, though mostly complete, is in Poor condition with tears, creases and losses.
The original Walt Disney Thumper pictorial boards have the same design to the front and back boards as per the dust jacket. The boards are in Very Good condition with wear to the top, bottom and middle of the spine. Otherwise, these are a very attractive set of boards
The pages in the Walt Disney Thumper book are unpaginated, have wonderful pictorial front endpapers and back endpapers show Walt Disney’s Thumper in various poses, with superb colour and black and white animation cartoon illustrations throughout. The pages are in Very Good to Near Fine condition being very clean and firmly bound into the book.