Book #29792

Ashanti To Zulu; African Traditions - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Margaret Musgrove

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 4to; [32] pages
Publisher: New York: The Dial Press, c1976.
ISBN: 0803703570
Illustrator: Illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

A charming first printing of the first edition in Fine condition in Nearly Fine, second state dust-jacket with the Caldecott Medal and Caldecott Award 1977 imprint.

Winner of the 1977 Caldecott Medal.

Twenty-six African tribal traditions and customs are introduced using the English alphabet as the vehicle. A border on each page frames the text and illustrations, where glowing colors mix with rich browns ; Color Illustrations.

Price: $249.00