Mr. Stubbs's Brother by James Otis 1910 Grosset & Dunlap Vintage Book

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Dive into the world of vintage literature with "Mr. Stubbs's Brother" by James Otis. Published in 1910, this charming book offers readers a glimpse into early 20th-century storytelling.

Mr. Stubbs's Brother is the episodic sequel to Toby Tyler in which Toby and his friends decide to put on their own circus.

When Toby’s circus friends pull into town to put on a show Toby is given another chimpanzee that he assumes is Mr. Stubb's brother. He also makes the acquaintance of a small cripple, leading to an abrupt end.

Key Features:

  • Binding Type: The hardcover binding with dust jacket ensures durability while adding to the book's vintage appeal.
  • Content: A captivating tale that will transport readers back in time, providing both entertainment and historical insight.
  • Author Spotlight: James Otis, a prolific writer of children's literature, often focused on moral lessons and historical settings.
  • Community Collection: This book is a valuable addition to any vintage book collection, reflecting the literary tastes of its time.
  • Usage: Perfect for collectors, historians, or anyone interested in early 20th-century literature.
  • Vintage Charm: The book's aged appearance, complete with the colorful dust jacket adds to its character and charm.


  • Title: Mr. Stubbs's Brother
  • Publication Date: 1910
  • Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
  • Format: Hardcover book with dust jacket
  • Dimensions: 10x8x1
  • Language: English
  • Condition: Good vintage condition, with noted wear and tear.

Conclusion: "Mr. Stubbs's Brother" is more than just a book; it's a piece of literary history. Its vintage charm and engaging content make it a must-have for collectors and vintage book enthusiasts alike.

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Disclaimer: The vintage items I share with you have been previously owned and loved. They may show some wear, as is typical for vintage pieces.


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