Paul Revere and the World He Lived In by Esther Forbes is a 510-page softcover, a Mariner Book, published by Houghton Mifflin Company, first published in 1942, this copy is the first Mariner Books edition of 1999, winner of the Pulitzer Prize. The book and cover are in very good condition, with only the slightest bit of rubbing to the cover and tiny creases along the edges.
This vivid account of the life and times of Paul Revere was first published in 1942 to great acclaim and a Pulitzer Prize. An elegant storyteller and expert historian, Edith Forbes paints a memorable portrait of American colonial history and one of this most legendary of revolutionary heroes--"not merely one man riding one horse on a certain lonely night of long ago, but a symbol to which his countrymen can yet return."ISBN: 0-618-00194-8