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Tales from the Silver Lands

by Charles J. Finger

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New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Quarto. Paul Honore. Early printing in the same format, but with 1924 date on copyright pahe. All the beautiful Honore color woodcuts are presnet and in fine condition. A very good, clea, unmarkred copy.,
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TALES FROM SILVER LANDS
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TALES FROM SILVER LANDS

by Finger, Charles J.; Honoré, Paul; [Sandburg, Carl]

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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Garden City New York: Doubleday Page & Company, 1924. First edition. Very good plus.. First printing of "one of the first children's books to feature South American folktales from indigenous peoples" (Library of Congress) - inscribed by multiple-Pulitzer-winner Carl Sandburg, to whom the book is dedicated. Charles J. Finger, an eccentric socialist, adventurer, railway man, and sometimes-folklorist, was "encouraged and helped" early in his writing career by three-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Carl Sandburg (Library of Congress). In thanks for his his guidance, Finger dedicated to Sandburg what would become his "most famous" book, the winner of the 1925 Newbery Medal TALES FROM SILVER LANDS (Library of Congress). The collection features South and Central American folk tales, beautifully illustrated. Sandburg inscribed this copy to Roger Barrett, son of eminent Abraham Lincoln collector Oliver R. Barrett; the elder Barrett was Sandburg's friend, lawyer, and collaborator. An attractive work with a… Read More
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