Buff, Mary and Conrad
Title THE APPLE AND THE ARROW
Book Condition Mild discoloration to blue cloth covers; faint vertical crease to front free endsheet where it has adhered to title-page (production flaw), else fine; lacking dust jacket. Illustrated in black-and-white and in color.
Edition First edition, first printing. Tall octavo.
Publisher Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company/The Riverside Press, 1951.
Seller ID 46383.00
The legend of Swiss hero William Tell, told from the perspective of twelve-year-old Walter, who has the famous apple shot off his head. Mary's text brilliantly complemented by her Swiss-born husband's bold, dreamy, moving artwork. Newbery Honor.
Newbery Winners. Children's Literature. Illustrated Books.