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Peachtree Island by Mildred Lawrence - Signed First Edition - 1948 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000002794)

Peachtree Island

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Peachtree Island

by Mildred Lawrence

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Very Good/No Dust Jacket
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New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1948. Hardcover. First Edition. Likely first printing (no additional printings listed). Signed by author on half-title page. Very Good. No jacket. Prior owner's name and date on FFEP. Text block unmarked. Spine straight, but faded; spine ends bumped and worn. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 224 pages. B&W illustrations.

Cissie, a nine-year-old orphan who has lived with each of her three aunts in turn, goes to live with her delightful and surprising uncle. Uncle Eben has a peach orchard and a motherly housekeeper, and the whole winter is packed with good times, adventures and work. When her uncle tells her that she is going to stay with him for always, Cissie is a happy little girl.

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Details

Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000002794
Title
Peachtree Island
Author
Mildred Lawrence
Illustrator
Mary Stevens
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harcourt, Brace
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1948
Keywords
fiction, children, juvenile, young adult, mystery, Florida
Bookseller catalogs
Children; Fiction; Mystery, Suspense, Detective, Crime;
Size
8vo

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About Books of the World

Selling books from around the world. I am not a professional bookseller. Rather, I am finding new homes for the library I have collected over five decades.

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text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
jacket
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ffep
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remainder mark
Usually an ink marking of some sort which indicates that the book was designated a remainder. In most cases, it can be found on...[more]
spine
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