Item #20468 Other Worlds Than This. Elena Fontany.

Other Worlds Than This

Chicago: Follett, 1934. 112 pages; with simple and somewhat dramatic black and white drawings by John Dukes McKee; inscribed and signed on the front endpaper by the author, "To The Kiddie Club with love and kisses - and don't feel you have to read it - Elena (with her name again, in full below) Elena Fontany February 19th 1935 New York City"; a children's book which "...presents in popular form the present state of science. It has been reviewed by a specialist in this field of knowledge..." (the specialist being William Duncan MacMillan, Professor of Astronomy at the U. of Chicago); original light blue cloth covers, with 'Saturn' illustration in yellow as are titles; some edge, tips wear and soiling, spine darkened and ends frayed a bit; some wear & soiling to contents, endpapers; generally, contents in good condition and interesting early 20th century science educational item; especially nice with the author's inscription. Item #20468

Price: $45.00

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