Compiled by Eric Quayle, illustrated by Michael Foreman
First US edition of this magical collection of 12 tales from old Cornwall, populated by mermaids, spriggans, and witches.
THE LITTLE PEOPLE'S PAGEANT OF CORNISH LEGENDS
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: Simon & Schuster, Inc, (1986). 9.5'' x 7.25''. Original color pictorial boards. Lacking dust jacket. Illustrated in color. 108 pages. Remainder mark to tail. Binding with a bit of bumping to corners. Clean and bright.
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