Barry, Mary Elizabeth; Hanna, Paul R., edited by; illustrated by Lynd Ward
Title WONDER FLIGHTS OF LONG AGO
Book Condition A fine, fresh, as-new copy in midnight-black pebbled cloth with orange-and-yellow winged-horse illustration to front cover; red lettering and orange-and-yellow device to spine; in a age-darkened, edge-nicked dust jacket with chipping at spine head.
Edition First edition, first printing. With b&w chapter head illustrations, decorative initials; orange and yellow illustrated endsheets.
Publisher New York: D. Appleton and Company, (1930).
Seller ID 46357.00
Collection of eleven stories---myths, folk tales, fairy tales--the central motif of which is that of flight. Created for use in schools, with study and classroom suggestions. Included: Icarus, Pegasus, the Magic Carpet, Perseus, Sindbad, the Fire-Bird.
Fairy Tales and Fables. Folk Tales. Illustrated Books. Children's Literature. Science Fiction/Fantasy Anthologies. Myth and Legend.