'Toby Tyler: or ten weeks with a circus,' 1937

Contributed by South Portland Public Library


James Otis, the pen name of James Otis Kaler of South Portland, wrote Toby Tyler: or ten weeks with a circus, published in 1881. The edition shown was published in 1937. Everett Shinn was the illustrator.

Toby was admired for his spunk and the books were quite popular in the 1880s.

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About This Item

  • Title: 'Toby Tyler: or ten weeks with a circus,' 1937
  • Creator: Otis, James
  • Creation Date: 1937
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • Media: Book
  • Dimensions: 22 cm x 15 cm x 2.5 cm
  • Collection: James Otis Kaler Collection
  • Object Type: Text

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South Portland Public Library
482 Broadway, South Portland, ME 04106
(207) 767-7660

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