THE YEARLING, by Marjorie Kinnan Rawling -1939 [1st Ed]
by Marjorie Kinnan Rawling
with illustrations by N.C. Wyeth
Very scarce FIRST EDITION complete with DJ published as a Pulitzer Prize edition. Rawlings' classic story of a hard life lived in inland Florida. Highlights include 14 full page illustrations in stunning color by N.C. Wyeth along with title page illustration. 400 pages. 6.25" by 8.75".
First Edition published by Charles Scribner's Sons. New York, NY. 1939.
Hardback is overall in NEAR FINE condition with a VERY GOOD- DJ.
- Illustrated grey cloth covers are free of any appreciable wear or signs of aging.
- Corners are sharp.
- Spine has lettering and design detail, vibrant and fully intact with firm ends.
- Binding is firm.
- Illustrated pastedowns are vibrant and free of any appreciable signs of aging and wear.
- Interior is free of any appreciable signs of aging and wear.
- Deckled fore edge and inked head edge of text block.
- DJ is nicely preserved behind Mylar and is backed with archival paper.
- Closer examination of DJ reveals light edgewear including possible bumps, rubbing, and/or tiny closed tears.
- DJ shows a .25" by .5" chip off top right and a small chip off top right back.
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.
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