What Makes an Orchestra by Jan Balet 1951 First Edition ~ Children ~ Illustrated ~ Symphony ~ Instruments


Title: What Makes an Orchestra

Author: Story and pictures by Jan Balet

Description: First edition. Blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine and front cover. Tail of spine bumped; corners show light wear. Illustrated endpapers. Interior is clean and unmarked. 41 pages. 10 x 8 inches. Dust jacket shows light wear at corners and has a few short closed tears; not price clipped ($2.50); in an archival mylar sleeve.

A nice example of early work by the German-American illustrator and author of children's books, Jan Balet (1913-2009).

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Publisher: Oxford University Press
Place: New Yorkk
Year: 1951

Keywords: musical instruments, children's, picture book, symphony,

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