DAYS OF SUNSHINE-DAYS OF RAIN Dean Frye, Roger Duvoisin, John Heywood 16th C


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Days of Sunshine--Days of Rain

by Dean Frye

illustrated and designed by Roger Duvoisin

Presumed First Edition. Publishing Info: McGraw-Hill, New York, Toronto, London, 1965.

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition, with a GOOD+ DJ.

  • Binding is secure.
  • Inside pages are free of marginalia or underlining.
  • Blue cloth boards have ink illustration on front and title on spine.
  • Covers exhibit some edgewear, including a bump to lower corner that is lightly echoed through some of interior.
  • Front cover has a 1/4" spot near foot.
  • DJ shows light scuffing to upper right front, moderate wear to lower corners, a closed tear to center foot, with chips off spine head and more off tail.
  • DJ has 3 spots on reverse side of front, that do not show on exterior.
  • May have other light signs of wear or aging.
  • CR20150831

A playful, entertaining story of the Roman gods and the weather. "Adapted from the Play of the Wether by John Heywood, a writer and musician at the court of King Henry VIII, this story was likely first performed before the King in his banquet hall" in the 16th century.

Lavishly illustrated with both B&W and color full-page illustrations, as well as pastedowns / endpapers. 32 pages. 7.5 X 10 inches.

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Binding: Hardcover w/Jacket
Subject: Children's
Topic: Fiction
Year Printed: 19650000
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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