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Children's Stories from Old British Legends : Colour Plates by Harry Theaker

Children's Stories from Old British Legends : Colour Plates by Harry Theaker

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CHILDREN'S STORIES FROM OLD BRITISH LEGENDS

By M Dorothy Belgrave & Hilda Hart

Illustrated by Harry G. Theaker

Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons, London, Paris New York, undated, circa 1925. Hardback, cloth spine and printed boards,
143 pages. With 10 full colour plates and additional illustrations in black and white.

CONDITION

A good copy. The binding is good with some wear to the corners. Endpapers good but a little browned with age. All contents present including all colour 10 plates. Pages in lovely clean condition throughout and free from foxing, stains etc. No writing or names. Overall a good copy.

ABOUT THIS BOOK
Includes tales of the Norse Gods and heroes, including 'Asgard and Its King', 'Freyja's Necklace', 'The Doom of Loki and his Children', 'The Sword of the Volsungs' 'Ragnar and Aslayg' and the Vengeance of Ivar'. Presented alongside the text, Theaker's enchanting creations serve to further refine and enhance the classic Nordic storytelling - making this a book to be enjoyed and appreciated, both for its folkloric, and artistic merits.
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