The Beacon Literary Readers, Book Four: Argosy
Price: 6.00 GBP
Author: Compton, J. (edited by) ; illustrated by E. Nicholson
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾"
Publisher Queen Square, London Ginn and Company Ltd. [c.1940s]
Illustrator Nicholson, E.
Inventory No. 033607
Original pictorial cloth. Date not stated but is c. 1940s. Economy standard paper. A little rubbed at spine ends and corners and light marks to the rear board. Inscription and names on the front endpaper. Looks like erased pencil to the rear pastedown. Some foxing to endpapers. Binding quite firm and the black and white illustrations are striking. Short pieces from literature including Bede, The Arabian Nights, R. L. Stevenson, John Masefield, Walter de la Mare, Richard Jefferies, the Bible, and more. 256pp.
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