Misty of Chincoteague. Marguerite Henry.
Misty of Chincoteague
Misty of Chincoteague
Misty of Chincoteague

Misty of Chincoteague

Rand McNally, 1947. Wesley Dennis. Hardcover. Based on true stories of two ponies, and a brother and sister intent on owning them. "On Chincoteague live men, but on Assateague, "the isle of the wild things", live only the wild ponies descended, legend says, from the survivors of a Spanish galleon wrecked there long ago." 9 ¾" x 7 ¼", 173 pp. Fully illustrated dust jacket with landscape on rear and horse on front, book description blurb on front flap, author and illustrator on rear. Blue cloth boards with yellow titles and front cover illustration. Illustrated front and rear endpapers. Color illustration on title page, profusely illustrated throughout text. Condition: Original dj in Mylar cover, chipping to head and tail of spine, small tear at head of front cover, spine slightly sunned, some wear to front fore-edge, not price-clipped. Book itself is near fine, corners are lightly bumped. First edition with "A" on copyright page. Near Fine. Item #2019-J353

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