Wyeth's twelve paintings, although not entirely historically accurate, provide a visual feast. For those of you unfamiliar with N.C. Wyeth, he is father to Andrew Wyeth and to a lineage of talented American artists. Here's a website to quickly view some of his most recognizable children's book illustrations: click here. And last, but certainly not least, the book's endpapers supplies a copy of the Mayflower's original passenger list, furnishing a fascinating historical read.
|A Pilgrim father shows his son how to shuck corn.|