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First Edition, First Printing. Publisher's tan cloth with stamped navy blue titles. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minor handling wear with small wear at spine tips and along the top edge.
Oblong quarto: 8 by 7.25 inches; 48 unnumbered pages. Illustrated by Wenda Yap. -
Pearl S. Buck, (1892 -1973) American author noted for her novels of life in China. She received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1938.
Pearl Buck began to write in the twenties; her first novel, East Wind, West Wind, appeared in 1930. It was followed by The Good Earth (1931), Sons (1932), and A House Divided (1935), together forming a trilogy on the saga of the family of Wang. The Good Earth stood on the American list of best sellers for a long time and earned her several awards, among them the Pulitzer Prize and the William Dean Howells Medal. [NP]
Title: Stories for Little Children
Illustrator: Wenda Yap
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1940
Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.
Book Condition: Near Fine
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Size: Oblong quarto: 8 by 7.25 inches; 48 unnumbered pa
lb: 3.00 lb
Seller ID: 010204