Signed first US edition of this of complex story of a young boy who is brought along on Columbus's first voyage and subsequently abandoned.
Fine in fine jacket.
THE GUARDIAN identifies Michael Foreman as "one of the best-known British writer-illustrators," in part thanks to his remarkable output: since he began his career in 1961, he has published over 300 books for children and adults. He has earned two Kate Greenaway Medals, and has twice been nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Award.
Read more: "Michael Foreman: 50 years of picture books," The Guardian 22 Feb 2010.
New York: Arcade Publishing, (1992). 8.75'' x 10.25''. Original blue boards. Original unclipped ($16.95) color pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in color. 72 pages. Signed by Foreman to title page. Tiny price label to rear of dust jacket. Sharp and bright.
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