1948. Item #1977
Alsop, Reese Fell. George and His Horse, Bill. NY: Dodd, Mead, 1948. Stated first edition. 164p, several full-page line pls. by Paul Brown. Good clean hardcover; lacks d.j. Slight trace of a private owner's old spine label. Owner's neat ink stamp on front endpaper and one page margin. ** The first of the two "George" stories for young readers. With many twists and turns along the way, George turns a "big ugly horse" into a winning timber horse. The author was the nephew of Mary O'Hara (author of My Friend Flicka). Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.