Journey into America

By: Peattie, Donald Culross

Price: $45.90

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


First Edition, First Printing. [Ref: McBride] 8vo; 276 pages ; 21 cm. Color frontispiece, title page, dust jacket and endpages by Lynn Ward. Rarely did the honored illustrator work in color. A series of short stories exploring vignettes of American history.

Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has no flaws but mild aging.

"..adventuring into America, historically, geographically, biographically. It is fragmentary, but it blends into a whole. George Washington, and his mother; Kit Carson, Jim Bridger, Daniel Boone -- from new angles; equally important the nameless men of Marblehead; there's sea and mountain and inland reaches; there's east and west, north and south; there's Atlantic and Pacific. -- Kirkus Reviews

Title: Journey into America

Author Name: Peattie, Donald Culross

Illustrator: Lynn Ward

Categories: HISTORY, TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Boston - London, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1943

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 008851

Keywords: Americana; United Stated History,