Hardcover Book, American Folklore and Legend, Reader's Digest, Coffee Table Book, First Edition, Illustrated, Anthology
A wonderful hardcover coffee table book called American Folklore and Legend by Reader's Digest. This is a 1978 first edition.
This is a chronological anthology of heroes and heroines, colorful personalities, and other prominent figures and events of American folklore. It retells popular stories mingled with history from the 17th century to modern times.
The Reader’s Digest Association, Inc. was founded in 1922 by DeWitt Wallace and Lila Bell Acheson Wallace. They published the first volume of Reader’s Digest that same year. The company is a global publisher and direct marketer of products that inform, enrich, entertain, and inspire people of all ages and cultures around the world.
10¼ x 7¾ inches
Published by Reader's Digest Association -- 1978 -- First Edition
This book is in fine condition. The binding is sturdy. There are no markings or stains in the book and no significant signs of shelf ware.
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