New York: Grosset and Dunlap Publishers, 1935. Cloth. [WOMAN AUTHOR]. Reprint by Grosset & Dunlap. First published by Dodd, Mead & Company, 1935. 12mo; 293pp; bright orange buckram over board, lettering stamped in black, vignette of children and a tree on front; purple and white pictorial endpapers, gift inscription dated 1940 on ffep; b&w frontispiece; binding tight, appears unread; unclipped color pictorial dust jacket, ad for other Carolyn Wells books on rear, light soiling; fine in very good plus dj. Fine / very good +. Item #1584
A lovely copy of the first story in the Marjorie Series by Carolyn Wells. Carolyn Wells (1869-1942) was a librarian for the Rahway Library Association in New Jersey and a prolific writer of children’s books, especially girl’s series books. Other series titles include the Patty Books, the Two Little Women Books, and the Dorrance Books.