Fair in fair dust jacket. 1959. Third Printing. 236 pages. Blue dust jacket with yellow lettering over blue cloth. Mild foxing and tanning to endpapers and page edges. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Previous owner's name on front paste down. Noticeable soiling to paste downs. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Mild sunning to board edges. Unclipped dust jacket. Moderate wear, large tears and chipping to edges and corners. Moderate tanning to spine and edges. Mild staining and soiling to DJ. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1458755820NAT (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. In mildly edgeworn/darkened DJ; Signed by author, Emma Hedden (friend mentioned frequently in book, and Alex and Jacquie Olsson (possibly also friends in the book). Hardback (yellow cloth spine/blue boards). Account of author's moving from Los Angeles to the Umpqua River Valley in rural Oregon; 8vo 8"-9" tall; Signed by Author.
Very Good. B0006AVZEO Packaged carefully to protect the corners...Signed & inscribed by author to previous owner on endpaper, 1959 1st edition, Very Good+/Very Good-minus DJ in Mylar, dustjacket has tiny tears at head of spine, light edgewear, 3 small stains on rear panel, in new Mylar with price intact, clean text with no markings found, corners have very light bumps under DJ, sound binding.
Very good. Dust jacket in good condition. SIGNED and inscribed by the author. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Author's obituary taped into inner front board. Binding is sound. Pages are intact and free of marks. The classic tale of a city slicker who moves to the country, this hilarious book comes to you wrapped in a protective mylar jacket to ensure enjoyment for many years to come. Secure packaging for safe delivery.
If you live in the Umpqua Valley in Oregon this book is a must have...especially if you live around Wells Creek/Elkton/ Scottsburg. The home Gladys lived in is still there....as a matter of fact it is next to our property! Just buy the book...read it and then keep it for your family!!!
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