Greece

21522 The Eastern Beacon by Ray, ill. Duchesne.

The Eastern Beacon.

Two children captured and put ashore on the isles of Sullya are thought to bring bad luck and set away to keep the Eastern Beacon warning fire burning . Note that the illustrator differs from the American reprint.

$90.00

 

14451 Hermes, Lord of the Robbers. - Proddow/Cooney

Hermes, Lord of the Robbers.

SOLD

One of a group of Homeric Hymns translated and illustrated by this pair. Beautiful writing, and accessible to children, distinguished pictures.

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$60.00

 

Vassilis on the Run (Flucht Wassilis, Flucht).

Vassilis and his family return to Greece from Albania, and he must become a shoeshine boy in Athens. Here he unwillingly becomes involved with drug runners, is framed, and must escape the police to establish his innocence.

$5.01

 

The Champion of Olympia.

Donar, a Galatian prince, who is shipwrecked, captured by a merchant vessel, sold as a slave in Corinth, and finally becomes a chariot driver in the Olympics, although that is forbidden to a slave. A rough world.

$5.00

 

The Forgotten Daughter.

Chloe, whose Greek mother is dead and whose Roman father seems to have forgotten her, becomes a slave and tries to escape back to her mother's home.

$45.00

 

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