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Fruits of the Earth by  Jeannette May Lucas - 1st Edition - 1942 - from citynightsbooks (SKU: 14965)

Fruits of the Earth

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Fruits of the Earth

by Lucas, Jeannette May

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  • Hardcover
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Lippincott & Co., 1942. First edition (NAP). Black cloth spine, pictorial paper boards, decorative endsheets. With illustrations in color and B&W by Helene Carter. Other books by this author and illustrator include Where Did Your Garden Grow and The Earth Changes. Although ostensibly marketed for young readers, this very sophisticated panorama of the origins, travels and development of various fruits, with colored maps tracing their journeys around the world. Book very good with wear to edges, overall aging. Matching DJ very good with small surface tear, some loss at spine-ends, corners, folds but price intact. Please note that there was also a library binding with green cloth and not the pictorial paper boards. 72 pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Helene Carter.

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bookseller
citynightsbooks US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
14965
Title
Fruits of the Earth
Author
Lucas, Jeannette May
Illustrator
Helene Carter
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Lippincott & Co.
Date Published
1942
Bookseller catalogs
Young Adult/All Ages;

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