SKU: 008895 Category:


The Little Star-Gazer
Book #: 008895

Author: MacDonald, Linda Whittier
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: The Murray Press
Place: Boston
Year: 1928
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: Very Good
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 12mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 12mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To John Van Schaick, Jr. A sky-pilot whom I’m honored to follow – even if only afar off." Grey paper over boards, 77 pages, [3], illustrated with star charts. Boards bowed up in center, bottom edges of textblock soiled. In an illustrated paper dust jacket that is lightly soiled. Also in a glassine dust wrapper that is chipped us along top edges and is slightly yellowed with age. "These are real letters to and from a little girl who is ‘The Little Star-Gazer.’ They have been put into print in the hope that they may help others to know and understand and love the beauty and glory of the starry skies." Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 0 oz. Category: Science & Technology; Astronomy; Children. Inventory No: 008895.