His Excellency and Peter

Fascinating children's story of Russia with terrific illustrations by Kurt Wiese. Peter, son of a gold thief, doesn't trust government men, but ends up helping the Governor of Siberia in finishing the Trans-Siberian Railway. 5.5 x 8 inches with 313 pages. Some edgewear and cover soil, small nick on spine. Owner's name and bookplate. Browned page ends. Tight binding.


  • HIS EXCELLENCY AND PETER
  • Theodore Acland Harper
  • Kurt Wiese, illustrator
  • Doubleday & Co., Junior Literary Guild, 1930
  • First edition