Five Bears and Miranda [5 Bears and Miranda]

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $56.75

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Hard cover is blue with black lettering on front and spine. States 'reprinted February 1945,' on copyright page. Binding is tight. Overall, pages are very clean, minor signs of usage. Pages not numbered, there are 60 pages in this book. Illustrated by Frank Dobias with color and b/w drawings on virtually every page, some pages have more than one drawing. Beston [1888-1968] was a prolific and popular author of juvenile stories. Elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS) in 1954. In 1959, he was the third recipient of the AAAS' Emerson-Thoreau Medal, previously awarded to only Robert Frost and T. S. Eliot. Scarce title. ; Ex-Library; B & W and Color; 7 1/2 x 9; Unpaginated pages; 2d printing. Former library book with typical markings. Book plate inside front cover is from Michigan State Library and has an extra piece of information printed on it 'damaged in the sstate office building fire February, 1951.' minor foxing to some pages. Cover has bumping, shelf wear, rubbing, sunning, no DJ.

Title: Five Bears and Miranda [5 Bears and Miranda]

Author Name: Beston, Henry

Illustrator: Illustrated by Frank Dobias

Categories: Cultural History, Animals, Juvenile, Antiques/collectibles, Fairy Tales/Folk Lore, Fiction, Artists,

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1945

Binding: Second Printing; Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6851

Keywords: Juvenile Adventure; Juvenile Fiction: Children's Authors; Picture Books; Award Winners; American Authors; Fairy Tales; Animal Stories; Animals In Art;,