Boy Scouts La Jeunesse Héroïque Heroic Youth c. 1920 French children's bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Children's Books, Illustrated Books).
La Jeunesse Héroïque Histoires Vraies.
Published c. 1920, Paris by F. Lointier.
c. 75 pages. Text in French. Profusely illustrated throughout, including full page color plates.
Book is essentially boy scouts being heroic during WWI.
Publisher's pictorial illustrated cloth binding. Binding remains clean, hinges cracked. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting, text block square, clean, tight and sound.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 12 1/2" H x 10" W.