Roberts, Charles G.D. Chosen and edited by Ethel Hume Bennett. Illustrated by John A. Hall.
Title FOREST FOLK.
Publisher Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1949, Ist edition.
Seller ID 17129
237 pp, small 8vo (7 3/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. B&w drawings. "An exciting collection of twelve of Roberts' famous animal stories, brought together from different sources for the first time. These are among the best of Roberts' nature st ories, full of keen suspense, unforgettable beauty and deep insight. All sorts of wild creatures live in these stories - caribou, lynx, rabbits, mallards, porcupines and even a giant ray and an octopus. This collection represents Roberts ' f i n e s t a chievement in a delightful kind of entertainment." Other animals included in these stories - blue foxes, buffalo, swans, dogs, bitterns, moose, eagles and killer whales. Very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, minor edge wea r, li gh t br ow ni n g to edges of tewxtblock, slight bump to bottom corner of front board. Dust jacket has light to moderate edge wear/wrinkling, two small tears - one with crease, browning on spine and flap-folds/top edge, two small foxing mark s o n fr ont p ane l, ver y li ght soiling on rear panel, very small ink smudge at bottom of spine. Very Good/Good+