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The Childrens Plutarch: Tales of the Romans

F. J. Gould

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ISBN 10: 1781391602 / ISBN 13: 9781781391600
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260 pages. Dimensions: 9.1in. x 6.2in. x 0.7in.In the Parallel Lives of Plutarch, written in the first century A. D. , Plutarch alternated between Greek and Roman biographies to show how both societies had produced worthy and honourable citizens. F. J. Gould, in his translation for children, decided it would be less confusing for his young readers if he divided the book into two halves, one volume on Greeks and the other on Romans. Here we have the Roman half, which re-tells the ancient tales of virtue and nobility from Romulus and Remus to Caesar and Brutus, bringing their lives and deeds to life in clear and simple prose. This carefully hand-edited volume reproduces the three original black and white illustrations by Walter Crane. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781781391600

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Title: The Childrens Plutarch: Tales of the Romans

Publisher: Benediction Classics

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Walter Crane

Book Condition:New

Book Type: Hardcover

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Format Hardcover Subject Juvenile Nonfiction

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Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864), though best known for his novels and short stories for adults, also produced several works for children, including a companion volume to A Wonder Book called Tanglewood Tales (1853).
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Walter Crane (1845-1915) was one of the most popular English illustrators of children's books in the late nineteenth century. He was one of the first book artists to experiment with color in picture books.

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