The Eastern Beacon. Mary Ray.
The Eastern Beacon.
The Eastern Beacon.
/Janet Duchesne, illustrator.

The Eastern Beacon.

London: Jonathan Cape, 1965, true 1st, "first published"; green blue boards, green top edge, in gray jacket with drawings in rust and black of Helena and Fabius, a Roman soldier, and a fisherman, on the back a map of Sullya (the isles of Sicily); 8vo. Juvenile hardback.

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.

CONDITION: Fine in Very Good Plus jacket; no names or other marks, straight, tight, appears unread, in crisp, clean jacket with a few tiny edge rubs; unclipped 16s. Item #21522

Price: $90.00

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