Daugherty, James, written and illustrated by
Title WEST OF BOSTON
Book Condition Fine, in yellow cloth binding, with brown decorative device to front cover, lettering to spine; in an illustrated dust jacket with a short closed tear to upper front panel, otherwise near fine!
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: The Viking Press, 1956.
Seller ID 45834.00
Illustrated rhymed verse on a variety of American themes--many are portraits of "some of the principal actors in our history"--Franklin, Jefferson, Lincoln, et alia. Rendered in Daugherty's trademark robust, freewheeling, lively and muscular style.
Illustrated Books. Children's Literature. American History. Poetry.