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Tan cloth with gold lettering, black inset on front board with gold title, unpaginated, lavishly illustrated many in color. Spine slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, some spotting along edges of boards. Interior bright and clean. Pictorial jacket in new Brodart, moderate edge wear with several small edge tears and creasing along edges. 1 x 3/4" chip missing to bottom edge of front panel, a little chipping at top and bottom of spine and flaps. Overall, a nice copy.
"Covers the whole of Genesis: the creation of the world, Adam and Eve, Cain and Abel, Noah's ark and the flood, the tower of Babel, Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, and Joseph and his brothers in Egypt.
"Strict accuracy has been observed in the retelling of these stories, and nothing has been added to the text. What will be gained, besides an acquaintance with our spiritual forefathers, is a vivid picture of life in Old Testament days.
"The many pictures, done in bright colours and with such a wealth of detail, will especially attract younger readers, but will be enjoyed by all ages. "; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall
Title: Stories from the Old Testament Book One - From Adam to Joseph
Illustrator: Illustrated by Worm, Piet
Edition: First Thus
Publisher: London, Collins: 1958
Book Condition: Good in Good dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 007139
Keywords: Children's Literature Religion Old Testament Christianity Bible Stories Creation Story