Unicorn with Silver Shoes.

19678 The Unicorn with the Silver Shoes by Young, ill Robert Lawson., 19678 The Unicorn with the Silver Shoes by Young, ill Robert Lawson., 19678 The Unicorn with the Silver Shoes by Young, ill Robert Lawson., 19678 The Unicorn with the Silver Shoes by Young, ill Robert Lawson.

By the an Irish poet and Celtic mythologist who came to live in California and knew many of the artists and authors of her day. Author of the Tangle-Coated Horse, she was well known by the group of children's editors and librarians in the 30's who relished these folk tales. The book " grew out of stories I used to tell to two children who had a fondness for tales about Ogres and Magicians and Strange Beasts. In an unlucky hour I invented Ballor's Son and could never be quit of him after...." The Ballor's son's adventures with fantastic creatures. An early Robert Lawson.

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19678 The Unicorn with the Silver Shoes by Young, ill Robert Lawson.
19678 The Unicorn with the Silver Shoes by Young, ill Robert Lawson.
19678 The Unicorn with the Silver Shoes by Young, ill Robert Lawson.
19678 The Unicorn with the Silver Shoes by Young, ill Robert Lawson.
Unicorn with Silver Shoes.
Young, Ella.
/Robert Lawson, illustrator.
New York, Toronto: Longmans, Green & Company, 1932, stated 1st; blue cloth boards with silver unicorn, silver titles, blue endpapers with characters walking through a starry forest, frontis and decorated title page, 8 black and white plates with blank verso, illustrated half titles for each story, and drawings in text, 8vo; 215 pp.
Juvenile Hardback
CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; no names or other marks, spine and gutter of boards quite faded with gilt dull, gilt bright on boards, tight, straight, clean; endpapers bright and pages clean and unwrinkled.
Control Number: 
19878