Wonder Tales of the Ancient World (1915) (1st edition)

S$87.00

Wonder Tales of the Ancient World (1915) (1st edition)

S$87.00

Title: Wonder Tales of the Ancient World
Author: Rev. James Baikie, Constance N. Baikie (illus)
Publisher: A & C Black, 1915
Condition: Hardcover, pictorial cloth. Minor wear and fading to cover and spine, tanned edges. Book prize plate on blank fly le

Description

Title: Wonder Tales of the Ancient World
Author: Rev. James Baikie, Constance N. Baikie (illus)
Publisher: A & C Black, 1915. 1st edition.
Condition: Hardcover, pictorial cloth. Minor wear and fading to cover and spine, tanned edges. Book prize plate on blank fly leaf. Overall good, binding tight and text clean.

This is a book of Egyptian myths retold for children, with 12 beautiful full-page colour plates. Hard to find – later editions have only 4 plates.