Original antique hardcover book: Elements of Latin
By: Benjamin L. D'ooge
Published by: Ginn and Company
Copyright Date: 1921
Book measures 5 1/2 inches wide x 7 5/8 inches tall, with 384 pages plus another 42 pages of Latin-English Vocabulary.
Foreword: This is a new book. It presents Latin in such a way that the pupil will learn Latin and enjoy the process. It makes Latin a live subject without sacrificing scholarship. The subject matter is divided into 110 lessons, grouped by semesters. In general a lesson can be in a single recitation. Related subjects are treated together and every point is adequately explained.
86 illustrations. Map of Gaul and Parts of Germany, Spain, Italy, and Britain. Map of Italy (in colors).
Original green boards. Book is in good condition with some age toning, light soiling and some wear to covers. Black marks on a 2 inch section of top edge of pages. Only visible when viewing the book from the top. Former owners name written inside of cover. Binding is tight.
Vintage patriotic hardcover children's book. The Star Spangled Banner written by Francis Scott Key during the attack on Fort McHenry, September 13 and 14, 1814. Pictured by Ingri & Edgar Parin d'Aulaire.
Copyright 1942 by Doubleday, Doran & Co.
Book measures 9 1/2 inches wide x 12 1/4 inches long. I count 40 pages total.
No dust jacket.
Condition is good with wear to the covers and separation, inside the cover, along the spine. Pages are still firmly attached.
Nice colorful illustrations!