The Book of Courage.
Chicago, Philadelphia, Toronto John C. Winston Co. , 1929. 409 pp., 8vo. Hardcover. Illustrated by Frank Godwin. "Here are heroes; thirty of them; men & women who fought w/ hearts & minds & bodies, flinging into the struggle all they had of physical energy & spiritual ardor & endurance." Including Joan of Arc. Socrates, Hannibal, Clara Barton, Abe Lincoln, Lawrence of Arabia, Edith Cavell & others. Some scuffing & wear to boards. Cocking, shaking & wear to spine; binding somewhat loose but holding. Slight soiling to textblock edges. Some po pen & pencil inscriptions to feps & title pg, & a slight hinge opening near middle of textblock, otherwise pgs clean & crisp. Good Hardcover (Item ID: 157389)