Story Of St. Augustine In 1702, The
|Publisher||COWARD, MCCANN & GEOGHEGAN, INC|
Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc. 1976. FIRST EDITION. Excellent condition, especially being a children's book, original dust jacket not price clipped, some small edge chipping and wear. Illustrated with pencil drawings by Peter Cox. The Spanish colonists in St. Augustine withdraw to the fort as the English approach the town hoping to claim it and subsequently all Florida for England. The lively and authentic illustrations by Peter Cox add to this true story of Florida's early citizens and America's oldest town. Signed & inscribed by Ms. Hays on the half-title page "To Fran with my best wishes Wilma Pitchford Hays." 93 pages.