Buchanan, John (illus).
London. National Children's Home. No date. Ca. 1946.
Booklet in color decorative paper wrappers, color illustrated throughout, 9 1/2 x 7 inches, 16 pages. Fine condition. Beautifully designed plates by John Buchanan (1908-1953) provide the visual context for the quotations from notable Americans that embody "Vitality, Freedom, and Gaiety" - life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Persons represented span a period of years from the 17th to the 20th century and include William Penn, Henry David Thoreau, Abraham Lincoln, Henry Ward Beecher, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and many others. A handsome and uncommon first edition in very good clean condition, virtually as new. Item #51701
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