1950. LIBRARY BINDING. A good ex-library hardcover with typical library markings. An occasional smudge or mark on lightly tanned, clean pages. Moderate cover wear. No dust jacket. Booksavers receives donated books and recycles them in a variety of ways. Proceeds benefit the work of Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) in the U.S. and around the world.
Illustrated by Aldren A. Watson. Good. 82 pages. Illustrated with drawings, this book is about an African-American folk hero, told party in ballads. John Henry was born with a hammer and hammered himself into a famous hard-working man. Light marks in a few places, illustrated endpapers. Copyright pages show published October 16, 1950; Ex-Library.
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY, 1950. 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Good+, Hard Cover, Size=6.5"x9.5", 84pgs. Cloth faded, dirty at a 2" x 2" area bottom front spine edge, o.w. clean & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Decorated endpapers, text bright & in Fine condition. Illustrated by Aldren A. Watson. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Watson, Aldren A. Good in Fair w/ Protective Plastic jacket. Book Usual library attachments and markings. Textblock is unmarked. Binding is tight. Textblock top is dust soiled. Dust jacket is glued to boards. Green boards appear to be clean and corners and spine semm to be unbumped. Dust jacket protective cover is scratched. Dust jacket has no tears but spine is faded.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Illustrations (by Aldren A. Watson), 82p. plus (3)p. song. dj (price-clipped). 24cm. Jacket slightly chipped and worn). Minor offsetting from illustrations. Children's book telling the story of John Henry.
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