Title: El Gran Corredor (cuentos del Desierto y la Pradera)
Author: H. Ibarra
Illustrator: H. Ibarra
Year: 1970 (First Edition)
Publisher: Editorial Vasco Americana S.A.
Remarks: Spanish language
Book Condition: Excellent
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Description: Part of the Cuentos del Desierto y de la Pradera series, is the story of Chita the cheetah, who – on account of his great speed – is recruited by the aged León the lion to hunt the local gazelles and antelopes. But the cocky Chita is in for a surprise…
Illustrated throughout with superb half-page watercolours. Endpapers and pastedowns feature illustrations from other books in the series.
Glazed pictorial boards. Tail of spine lightly bumped. Corners straight. Front board is slightly bowed. Internally, the book is as new. Remarkable condition for a 40 year old children's book!
A very rare title.
Measures 23 cm × 17.5 cm (9.2″ × 7″). Large 8vo. Unpaginated.