Featuring the beloved Golliwogg and his friends, the
wooden Penny Dolls - Sarah Jane, Meg and Weg, and Peggy - "The Golliwogg's
Desert Island" is the eleventh of Florence Upton's Golliwogg books.
The story, told in rhyme and beautifully illustrated,
follows the the adventures of Golliwogg as he embarks on a Robinson Crusoe type
of adventure - being washed ashore on a desert island, accompanied by dog Robo,
meeting Friday (a black gentleman), running into black natives on the island,
and being rescued by the Dutch penny dolls).
First edition (1906) of "The Golliwogg's Desert Island" by Florence
Upton, plus an illustration from the book