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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. INTRODUCTION BY ALASTAIR KENNEDY. Title: Tanglewood Tales.
Description: London, Collins Clear-Type Press. Full-Leather. Ill.: D.C. Eyles. 313 pp , 16mo (6 1/8" H), thin burgundy leather over card covers/spine - gold lettering and decoration on spine, top edge gilt - in slipcase. Burgundy endpapers, sepiatone plates, including frontispiece, additional small b&w illustrations, decorated title page. Hawthorne's retelling of Greek myths for children. Contents: Introduction; Foreword; The Minotaur; The Pygmies; The Dragon's Teeth; Circe's Palace; The Pomegranate Seeds; The Golden Fleece. Very light browning to pages, light creasing at top corner of most pages, very light browning and foxing to fore-edge and bottom of text block, slight fading to spine colour, very light edge wear - a little more at corners, tiny tear at bottom of spine. Slipcase has some edge wear with some splits at joints - more wear at corners, slight fading to rear panel, bent at top of one side panel, top panel is not level. Very Good.
Keywords: American Authors, 19th Century, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Juvenile Classics, Myths, Mythology, Eustace Bright, Classical Mythology, Greek Mythology, Minotaur, Bulls, Monsters, Theseus, Labyrinth, Pygmies, Dragon's Teeth, Dragons, Circe, Pomegranates, Pomegrana
Price: US$ 25.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 30274
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