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TALES FROM SILVER LANDS by  CHARLES FINGER - from Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. and



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HONORE, PAUL. FINGER,CHARLES. TALES FROM SILVER LANDS. NY: Doubleday Page 1924 (1924). 4to (7 1/2 x 9 1/4"), cloth, Fine condition (no dust wrapper). Stated 1st edition. NEWBERY AWARD WINNER. The text includes 19 fairy tales and legends from Central and South America. It is beautifully illustrated by PAUL HONORE with 10 full page color woodcuts. THIS COPY IS INSCRIBED BY CARL SANDBURG (TO WHOM THE BOOK IS DEDICATED). The inscription reads: "TO --- A BAD, BAD BOOK / WORTH READING / CARL SANDBURG." Charles Fingers dedicates the book "To Carl Sandburg and his friends, my children Helen and Herbert." A special copy.



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