Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Illustrator
Publisher: Orlando: Gulliver Books/Harcourt, Inc., 2001.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
A most beautiful first edition/first printing in Fine condition in Near Fine dustjacket with crease on front panel. SIGNED directly on the title page by illustrators and two-time Caldecott Medalists Leo and Diane Dillon.
A richly imagined tale of the boyhood of Mansa Musa, one of Mali's most celebrated kings, carries us across a continent on a triumphant journey of self-discovery. Stunning paintings by Caldecott Medalists Leo and Diane Dillon capture the ancient empires, lands and people of ancient Africa.