Alligators & Music 1976 by Elliott Arrowood Signed Parts of the Orchestra Instruments Youth 1st Edition Hardcover HC w/ Dust Jacket DJ


Title: Alligators and Music

Author: Donald Elliott
Illustrator: Clinton Arrowood

Description: Book has a little foxing/spotting to the boards. Light wear to head and tail of spine. Pages are unmarked. Gift inscription on front paste down that states, "I just wanted to tell you that these two men are faculty members of the upper school!" Dust jacket has wear along spine edges. Chipping to head and tail of spine. One 1" chip at lower front fore edge. Surfaces of dj are a little soiled and age toned. Not price clipped ($8.95). Dj has been placed in an archival mylar cover. Stated first printing, 1976. Inscribed on ffep by both author and illustrator.

A whimsical approach to teaching just a little bit about each part of an orchestra. What specific instruments sound like and what is it they"wish" to do. Each role is presented by an pen & ink drawn alligator dressed in period clothing performing their respective parts. Designed to evoke curiosity in both the young and young at heart.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good-.
Jacket Condition: Good.

Publisher: GAMBIT
Place: Boston, MA
Year: 1976
ISBN: 0876450931
Language: English

Size: 7.25 x 9.75 inches (8vo).
Pages: 67 pages.

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