The Adventures of Old Man Coyote by Thornton W. Burgess illustrated by Harrison Cady 1944 Little Brown & Company

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Introduce your child to the enchanting world of Thornton W. Burgess with "The Adventures of Old Man Coyote," a 1944 edition from Little Brown & Company. Part of the cherished Bedtime Story Books collection, this hardcover children's book with its original dust jacket, which shows some wear, offers pages of delightful tales.

The stories are printed in large, easy-to-read type, perfect for young readers. This book dives into the lively and fanciful world of animals through the adventures of Old Man Coyote, providing a glimpse into their social lives and escapades.

Book Details:

  • Title: The Adventures of Old Man Coyote
  • Author: Thornton W. Burgess
  • Illustrator: Harrison Cady
  • Publisher: Little Brown & Company
  • Year of Publication: 1944
  • Series: The Bedtime Story Books
  • Format: Hardcover with dust jacket
  • Page Count: 192
  • Dimensions: 8x5x1 inches
  • Condition: Wear on the dust jacket as shown

Why This Book Is Special:

  1. These stories ignite young minds with exciting adventures and gentle lessons from the animal kingdom.
  2. Burgess’ tales have captivated children for over a century, offering a wonderful alternative to modern children’s stories.
  3. Part of a series that spans more than 20 books, making it a fun and rewarding collecting journey for families.

Discover the Magic of Bedtime Stories:

"The Adventures of Old Man Coyote" is not just a book; it's a gateway to quality time between parents and children. Perfect for reading aloud or for young readers starting to explore books on their own, this story promises to spark a love for nature and animals in every child.

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This vintage item has been previously owned and loved, showing signs of wear typical for its age. Please refer to the provided photos for details on its condition. For further inquiries or more photos, do not hesitate to ask.

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