Item #12963 The Yearling. Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Edward Shenton.
The Yearling

The Yearling

Very Good / Very Good. Item #12963

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938. First Edition, with Scribner's A and seal on copyright. Octavo; [viii], 428pp. First State illustrated dust jacket with four-paragraph description on back panel; bound in beige cloth with green lettering and illustration.

Price-clipped jacket shows a number of shallow tears chips and a few closed tears along edges and spine ends; horizontal crease running across length of jacket and a vertical crease down spine panel, with a small puncture where the creases intersect; partial ringstain to front; general smudges and scuffs to surface. Boards lightly edgeworn with some soiling down joint indentations and a small sticker shadow at top front corner. Boards open easily but binding is secure. Pages unmarked.

1939 Pulitzer winner and 1938's best-selling novel in America. Basis for the 1946 MGM film of the same name starring Gregory Peck and jane Wyman.

[Tarr A3.1.a].

Price: $250.00

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