Greek Nature Stories
1929, the natural world told through Greek mythology and ancient history
First edition. Hardback in dustwrapper. 18.5 × 12cm, 160pp
A charming book of tales relating the natural world to Greek mythology (why things grow, the dawn, the sun, stars and moon, apples and oranges, reeds, ivy, and fennel etc). The book is illustrated with a colour frontispiece and delightful drawings by E M Ball.
The book is in very good condition with clean pages and secure binidng, the dustwrapper is very good too but with a little wear to the head of the spine.