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The Land, The People

by Rachel Peden

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  • hardcover
  • First
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New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. , 1966 Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York. 1966. Hardcover. Ex-academic library copy. Stated First Edition. Book is tight, square, and unmarked but for index number on spine and institution name blackouts on FFFP and RFFP. Book Condition: VG+; library pocket on rear paste down. DJ: VG: chipping at head and tail; suntanning of spine; not price clipped. Ivory cloth boards and spine black and brown lettering on spine and front board with floral decorations on spine. 332 pp 8vo. This is a testament by the author of Rural Free to the family farm and to her own people, whose daily lives reflect man's eternal kinship with the land. This is an account of how she and her husband developed a farm in Johnson County, Indiana. A clean presentable copy in a Brodart mylar jacket.

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Bookseller
Walnut Valley Books/Books by White US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
004529
Title
The Land, The People
Author
Rachel Peden
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Date published
1966
Keywords
Rural life, farm life, farming, agriculture, Rural Free, Rachel Peden, Johnson County Indiana, Monroe County Indiana, country life, nature, farm living, environmental issues
Bookseller catalogs
Autobiography;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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About Walnut Valley Books/Books by White

Our SUMMER SALE is on through May 28, 2021 with 20% discounts on all books in our inventory. Walnut Valley Books is a small independent home-based business with the bulk of my holdings being of an American military nature covering everything from the Revolutionary War to the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. I also have holdings of books on the Middle East, the southwestern United States (New Mexico especially, Kansas related titles, Oklahoma related titles, and other regionally specialized books. All of my holdings are hand-selected to be good quality books of interest to the reader, historian, or the collector. In addition to the above, you will also find a wide range of other topics such as Medical, US History, autobiographical, biographical, sports, women's studies, and many other eclectic topics.

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