An American ABC

An American ABC

By: Petersham, Maud and Miska

Price: $50.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Second printing, full blue cloth, 4to, unnumbered pages, one page of text for each letter of the alphabet with color illustration on facing page; gift inscription on copyright page dated 1943; $2.00 price intact on dust jacket flap, mild edge wear with a bit of chipping at extremities, adhesion injury to rear cover, now in protective mylar cover. Husband and wife team, Maud and Miska Petersham, were groundbreaking and prolific children's book authors and illustrators. Their work together spanned fifty years and together they wrote and illustrated more than one hundred books. An American ABC was nominated for the Caldecott Award in 1942. It is an example of some of the Petersham's best work, and seamlessly blends folk sentiments with a modern style.

Title: An American ABC

Author Name: Petersham, Maud and Miska

Categories: Children's Picture Books,

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1941

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 001388

Keywords: AMERICA PATRIOTIC CHILDRENS PICTURE BOOK VINTAGE