Chicago: Bellows-Reeve Company, (1932). Variety of illustrators including Lucille Enders, Iris Weddell White, Herbert N. Rudeen, Donn P. Crane, and many others. Fifteenth Edition. Varied color cloth bindings stamped in gold. Pictorial endpapers. Some wear and a few minor stains throughout. Overall a sturdy good + to very good set. Item #350
From nursery rhymes to literature for teens and adults, from William Wordsworth to Thomas de Quincey, from the Odyssey to Sir Walter Scott, From James Russell Lowell to Clement C. Moore, this is a varied and wide collection of English literature to share with your children and grandchildren. . . . . . . . .The sound of a parent's voice, giving expression, showing emotion, reflecting a flash of insight can be one of the most powerful positive influences in a child's life. There is no activity better than reading aloud among family members to promote intellectual curiosity, strengthen family ties and create a selective world view that will be a supportive foundation for adulthood.