(1904 - 1984)
Peter Hurd was an American artist. He was born Harold Hurd, Jr., in Roswell, New Mexico. Nicknamed “Pete” by his parents, he later legally changed his name to Peter.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1931)
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain is an 1876 novel about a young boy growing up along the Mississippi River. The story is set in the fictional town of St. Petersburg, inspired by Hannibal, Missouri, where Twain lived.
Hans and Gretel Brinker’s father has been unable to work so they must help support the family, but they still have fun skating on the Dutch canals in winter.
Marauders of the Sea (1935)
This is an anthology of pirate stories, real and fiction.
The Story of Roland (1930)
James Baldwin retells the story of Roland the great knight of France and his service to Charlemagne.