Great series of books to add to your collection or for your children's library!
A group of five vintage hardcover Best In Children's Books from an original set of 42. Each book contains a compilation of short stories on various subjects including science, history, geography and fairy tales. Nelson Doubleday, Inc Publisher. Copyright dates from the 1958 - 1960. Title page has a list of contents, publisher, and series number. Printed in the U.S.A.
Good vintage condition, see pictures. Four books have the original dust jackets with some wear. Books include color illustrations, maps, and photographs. Each book has 160 pages. A delightful set!
-Copyright 1958 (1st Edition), number 9, first title "The Boy King Arthur" (jacket)
- Copyright 1958 (1st Edition), number 14, first title "Some Adventures of a Brownie" (jacket)
- Copyright 1959, number 26, first title "The Wild Swans" (jacket)
- Copyright 1960, number 30, first title "Jason and the Golden Fleece" (no dust jacket)
- Copyright 1960, number 32, first title "The Adventures of Pinocchio" (jacket)