New York: Random House, 1941. 5.5 x 8.5 hard cover book. Orange lettering on the white and green spine and cover. 214 pages. Owner's name. Some pages stained. Soil and foxing. Some spine label wear. Browned pages. Wear and soil. Tight binding. Good condition.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.
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