Authors. Fair. No Jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. First c1936 this is the 1943 printing. Previous owner name fep, o/w Clean illustrated pages. Firm binding. Covers have heavy edge wear as shown. Litho'd on stone in five colors by the Authors, printed by offset by William C.D. Glaser. Vintage/Bio/Juvenile/History.
Very Good Condition in Fair Condition jacket. No markings. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust jacket shows heavy wear with several closed tears and some open tears. Some tears have been taped. Dust jacket shows some soiling and staining. Dust jacket is in mylar. Edges foxed and browned. Dust jacket is Price Clipped. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Very clean, crisp, and tight copy. Includes full color illustrations. Not Ex-Library. All books offered from DSB are stocked at our store in Fayetteville, AR. Save on shipping by ordering multiple titles. Hardcover Very Good Condition Size: 8 1/2" x 12 1/2" English Text.
D'Aulaire, Ingri & Edgar. Very Good- No Jacket. Sm4to from 9" to 11" Unpaginated, quarterbound w/blu-wht-red-green color illustrated papercovered boards w/black clothcovered spine, color illustrated map front endpapers and plain white rear endpapers. Biography of George Washington, the Father of his Country, beginning with his grwoing up on a plantation in Virginia. As he grew older he took part in the affairs of Virginia, then of the struggling colonies. slight soiling to the front cover, some wear to the corners.
D'ualaire. Very Good- Illustrated with color lithographs and b&w drawings. Illustrated endpapers. Binding sound, interior clean and bright. Small gift inscription on ffep Illustrated paper over boards with blue cloth spine, moderate wear along edges and corners..
Good in Fair jacket. Illustrated paper covered boards with a matching dust jacket. Not price clipped. Folio. Unpaginated. Black and white and color illustrations throughout, using the process of stone lithography. A biographical story on the life of George Washington, written for children, and capturing the culture and times in which he lived. Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire were noted book authors and illustrators, most often collaborating on works, and winning the Caldecott Medal in 1940 for their book on Abraham Lincoln. FAIR jacket on a VERY GOOD book. Rear jacket panel with several large superficial scuffs/scrapes, resulting in the colored paper peeled away to the white beneath. General browning to the jacket, with minor soiling and a few small stains. Minor bumping, chipping and tearing along the extremities, with some curling and creasing. Light fading, browning and soiling to the book.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 8 7/8 X 12 1/2; FIRST EDITION copyright 1936. USED. NOT AN EXLIBRARY ITEM. Doubleday Garden City Prebound Edition complete with original pictorial dust jacket. Crisp and clean. Original cover price $2.75. States copyright 1936 on the title page, does not state First Edition. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. SCARCE.
Very good condition-a bit of fraying at the ends of the spine, and some shelfwear to the edges of the boards, but in better condition than these books are often found, lacking the dust jacket. Hardcover--Covers George Washington's life through his election as our first president, bu focuses on the young George growing up on a remote Virginia plantation in what was then the frontier. Illstrated with the beautiful glowing illustrations typical of the d'Aulaires-lithographed on stone in 5 colors by the artists. The d'Aulaires returned to the old craftsman's method of drawing with color directly on stone which results in the glowing color illustrations that are a highlight of their books. Large format, bound in illustrated boards, with a black cloth spine, and with illustrated endpapers.
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