Garden City, New York: Junior Books, Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1946. Marguerite DE ANGELI. First Edition, Later Printing. Cloth. Marguerite DE ANGELI, illustrator. First edition, later printing. 8vo square; [86pp]; green textured cloth over board, vignette of a bird on a flowering branch stamped in brown to front, title and author to spine; color pictorial endpapers; b&w frontispiece, illustrated titlepage; illustrations in both b&w and color throughout; corners scuffed; unclipped color pictorial dust jacket with a price of $2.50 to front flap, rear flap publisher’s ad for author’s Up The Hill, light age-toning and soiling, chipping to edges; very good plus in very good dj. Baumgarten 58. Very good + / very good. Item #1206
Charming illustrations by the author and illustrator, Marguerite de Angeli (1889-1987). The story of a young African American girl in Philadelphia, her happy family and her involvement in the Brownie Girl Scout Troop.