Set of 8 Junior Deluxe Edition Storybook Circa 1950's Including Eight Cousins by Alcott, Kim by Kipling, Shakespeare Tales, Animal Tales

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This is a set of eight hardcover storybooks, no dust jackets, in very good condition. Circa 1950's-60's from Junior Deluxe Editions, Nelson DoubleDay Publishing. Each of these hardcover are in very good condition. Inside the pages are clean, only showing a hint of natural tanning from age and appear free of markings. The bindings are tight and straight. Only "TobyTyler" by James Otis shows the tiniest hint of wear to binding inside front cover and rest of that title is tight and very good. Each title is illustrated with one color print and numerous line drawings. The covers on all are very good, clean with only a hint of shelf wear at corners or edges. Each book is standard octavo size or 6" x 9".

PLEASE NOTE: not shown in the pictures BUT INCLUDED in the offering is Stories from The Arabian Nights and

Sinbad the Sailor as retold by Laurence Housman and illustrated by Girard Goodenow. Included in the rest of the

set of Childrens storybooks is the following titles: Eight Cousins by Louisa May Alcott and illustrated by Ruth

Ives, National Velvet by Enid Bagnold and illustrated by Earle B. Winslow with a color frontispiece by Walter

Seaton, Animal Stories by Joel Chandler Harris and illustrated by Ezra Jack Keats, Tales from Shakespeare from

Charles and Mary Lamb, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard, Kim by Rudyard Kipling and illustrated by Richard M.

Powers, Robin Hood by Howard Pyle and illustrated by Howard Pyle, and Toby Tyler or Ten Weeks with a Circus

by James Otis and illustrated by Leonard Weisgard.

The Tales from Shakespeare is intended to be an intro to the study of Shakespeare and includes 19 selections. It includes an intro for young readers from Charles and Mary Lamb.

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