Yes and No Stories: A Book of Georgian Folk Tales

By: PAPASHVILY, George and Helen

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Stated First Edition, copyright page. A delightful collection of English language folk tales from the Caucasus. Profusely illustrated by Simon Lissim, with his decorations at each story's title page and fanciful maps of Black Sea/Georgia area at endpapers. Charmingly, each story begins: 'There was, there was, and yet there was not, there was once a ... [man, fox, hunter, etc.] ' --- In full dark navy cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped titling on spine, blue decorations on cover and spine. Lissim illustrated jacket bears original $2.50 flap price. --- With inked remark: 'Presented by the Author/Ada W. Lehman - May 2, 1951' on verso of front free endpaper; else a firm, unmarked copy. Very faint soiling to otherwise excellent jacket, which is in removable archival mylar protector. ; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 228 pages

Title: Yes and No Stories: A Book of Georgian Folk Tales

Author Name: PAPASHVILY, George and Helen

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>Juvenile and Children's, >>Fiction,

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1946

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Stock No.: 77652