Beaton, Cecil.BALLET. Wingate, London, 1951. 86 pp, 8vo (8 15/16" H), hard cover (purple cloth with silver lettering on spine and front board) - no dust jacket. Colour decorations on title page, b&w drawings and photographs by Cecil Beaton. The author's personal reminiscenses of ballet and b allet dancers. Very light browning to pages/endpapers; small label from bookstore on front pastedown; moderate browning to edges of text block; area of dark browning across front board, on spine and at top edges; small bump with tiny split in c l o t h at bottom edge of both boards near spine; three tiny soiling marks on front board. Good+
Oldfield, Pamela.TALES FROM ANCIENT GREECE. New York Doubleday 1989 0385262248 / 9780385262248 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Nick Harris. 61 pp, 11 1/8" H. Colour illustrations throughout. Contents: Persephone and the King of Darkness; Bellerophon and the Flying Horse; Andromeda and the Sea Monster; King Midas and the Golden Touch; Atalanta; Pygmalion's Statue; Theseus and the Minotaur; Daedalus and Icarus; Jason and the Golden Fleece. Book is slightly cocked. Dust jacket has very light wear and tiny chips at top of hinges and at top of flap-folds, minor edge wear/wrinkling elsewhere.