Children's Hardcover Book, Lester and the Sea Monster, Jan Slepian, Fiction, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Collectible
A wonderful children's hardcover book called Lester and the Sea Monster by Jan Slepian and Ann Seidler. 1964 First Edition - Ex Library Book.
Young Lester the Merman can't sing like the other Mermaids and Mermen until he proves himself by helping to stop the sea monster that was able to sing just like the mermaids and mermen.
Janice Slepian (1921 – 2016), was an author of books for children and young adults and a poet.
10¼ inches in length
8¼ inches in width
Published by Follett Publishing Company -- 1964
This book is in good condition. There are no marks in this book but being an ex-library book it does have the usual library stamps and card holder on the inside back cover. The cover shows signs of wear. There is a rip on one page and tiny ones on others. Our price reflects these imperfections.
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