Arcadian Ballads by James Reeves, 1978 - Edward Ardizzone's Illustrations
A lovely example with 18 illustrations within the text by Ardizzone. The book is in fine condition with bright gilt lettering to the brown cloth spine. The jacket is not price clipped but does have a couple of little nick's and scuffs to the extremes and light fading to the edges, see photographs.
- Publisher: Heinemann, London
- Year of Publication: 1978
- Illustrator: Edward Ardizzone
- Pages: 48pp
- Size: 11 1/8" X 7 3/4"
- ISBN: 0435147722
'These poems are based on Ovid's Metamorphoses, from which they have been freely adapted. Only the first is not strictly Arcadian, the legend being Babylonian, not Greek'. J. R.