Item #3081 The Prince and the Golden Ax. Deborah Lattimore.
The Prince and the Golden Ax.
The Prince and the Golden Ax.
The Prince and the Golden Ax.
/DL, illustrator.

The Prince and the Golden Ax.

New York: Harper & Row, 1988, stated 1st printing, nl; blue boards, gold endpapers, in jacket with yellow borders and portrait of the prince from Minoan art; illustrations run across entire spread; oblong 10.5 x 8.5; np. Picture Book hardback.

"A proud Minoan prince challenges the Goddess Diktynna, who first offers him rewards for his courage but then threatens to destroy Thera, his homeland, when his boasting angers her." A story drawn from Minoan art and artifacts which fulfills the artist's childhood dream of seeing the palace filled with life. SIGNED by author with DRAWING of ax.

CONDITION: Fine in Fine jacket; as new. (Book too tight to photograph entire illustration(. Item #3081

Price: $18.00

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