1947 Song of Robin Hood signed By editor Anne Malcolmson , Illustrated by Virginia lee Burton
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1947. First edition. Black cloth with silver and red decoration and lettering on cover and spine; The book is in lovely condition with only very slight wear on top/bottom spine .
This copy is signed by the editor Anne Malcolmson in full on the First free end page.
Designed and illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton , with fabulous and detailed black and whites on every page, this is one of those children's books whose design is as important as its content. A magnificent book,
1948 CALDECOTT HONOR title