Title The Island of the Mighty. Being the Hero Stories of Celtic Britain Retold from the Mabinogion
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York The Macmillan Company 1924
Illustrator Wilfred Jones
Seller ID 005299
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1924. Although intended for young readers, Padraic Colum's retellings of classical history and myth can be enjoyed by all ages; it is truly enhanced by illustrations by the great Wilford Jones. This is a Very Good copy of the First Edition [stated "Published September, 1924"]. Brick red cloth binding, titled on the front cover and with a mounted warrior in black; titling on the spine in gilt with black decorations. Clean text; xxiv, 265 pages; illustrated endpapers and colour frontis; other black-and-white throughout. Small bookseller label on FFEP; spine slightly darkened, with mild rub to head and foot; mild bumping. A solid and attractive book.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Wilfred Jones. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.