(Aesop). Martin, John; illustrated by George L. Carlson and W. Fletcher White
Title AESOP'S FABLES IN RHYME FOR LITTLE PHILOSOPHERS
Book Condition A hint of wear and rubbing (a short stretch of gilt missing from front cover border), the suggestion of splaying to covers, else a virtually fine copy; in gilt-decorated green cloth with color paste-on illustration, pictorial endsheets; no dust jacket.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: John Martins' Book House, (1924).
Seller ID 46250.00
Original verse re-tellings of Aesop, distinguished by the breathtakingly bold, vibrant artwork, executed in orange and black silhouettes crowding every single page; the cover paste-on in shades of blue, orange, green and black, is simply stunning.
Aesop. Children's Poetry. Fables. Children's Literature. Illustrated Books.