[BANNERMAN,HELEN]. THE LITTLE BLACK SAMBO STORY BOOK by HELEN BANNERMAN & FRANK VER BECK. NY: Platt & Munk (1930,1935). 4to (8 1/4 x 10 1/4"), orange cloth, pictorial paste-on, small corner of blank flyleaf off, owner inscription, near Fine in dust wrapper with a few small chips. This is a fabulous anthology of Sambo tales. The first is written and illustrated by Bannerman, the creator of Sambo. The other 5 stories are written and illustrated by FRANK VER BECK and include: Sambo & the Elephant; Sambo & the Monkey People; Sambo & the Tiger Kitten; Sambo in the Bear's Den and Sambo & the Crocodiles. All illustrated in bright color on every page.