Children of Africa by James B. Baird (8 color illus.) ca. 1910
CHILDREN OF AFRICA. By James B. Baird, with Eight Coloured Illustrations, Published by Fleming H. Revell Co.,
Education - Juvenile - Nonfiction
This is a book about children in Africa written for young people in the United Kingdom. Its intention to inform them about how African children live in order to increase support for missionary work among them. Eight plates are reproduced in colour illustrations.
List of Illustrations:
- Boys Hunting (frontispiece);
- A Village Hut;
- His First Suit (also cover);
- An African Village;
- A Bathing Pool;
- Drill Replaces the Dance;
- A Mission School Class;
- Attacked by a Leopard.
Hardcover book. Green cover with color illustrated cover and black title to front with gilt spine title. CHILDREN'S HOME stamp at front rear inside endpapers and one bottom pages. Small cloth tear at spine head with some spine edge tears and small corner tip bumps.
No dust jacket. 7-3/4 x 5-1/4 with 95 pages. Beautiful color illustrations!