The Young Folks Library, Vintage Children's Books 1940s, S/8
A collection of 8 volumes with The Young Folks Library, a mid-century series of children's stories and classics. Published in 1953 in Chicago by the Auxiliary Education League with Charles E. Knapp and edited by Thomas Bailey Aldrich, the decorative books in this set are perfect for vintage nursery decor and always fabulous to read.
The set measures 9.75" across and is 8.25" tall.
The books are beautifully illustrated with fabulous full-color colored plates as well as black-and-white illustrations.
The titles of the collection are:
A Book of Famous Fairy Tales.
The Book of Adventure
A Book of Famous Explorers
A Book of Famous Myths and Legends
The Animal Story Book
The Story Teller
The Merry Maker
A Book of Brave Deeds
Books have a small amount of age-related cover and spine wear and some marks inside.