"The Lonely Fisherman" was written by Chapin Valentine and illustrated by I Valentine. This vintage book is complete with its dust jacket which reads, "The author transports his reader to an extraordianry island where forgotten or half-forgotten scraps and fragments of the past have found refuge from Time's fading. The reader' interest, however, is focused upon the fate of a Simple Fishermaid, a Lonely Fisherman, and their dog, Patches."
The story is accented with full color, full page illustrations as well as black and white illustrations and accents. The book is 76 pages in length and is in good vintage condition. It has grey cloth boards with the title in black on the spine. The illustrated end-papers picture a map of the land that the story takes place in. The art deco illustrations are clean and crisp. The dust jacket is in fair condition. There is chipping and tears along the top and bottom and a piece missing from the bottom of the spine. The dust jacket flap projects this book is appropriate for children ages eight to twelve.
This collectible book measures approximately 8 1/2 inches by 6 1/2 inches and will be shipped Media Mail unless otherwise requested.
A wonderful, vintage book for any collector or to give as a gift.(
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The Lonely Fisherman by Chapin Valentine Collectible Book