First Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4942
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1938. First Edition. Octavo. 384 pages. Illustrated dust jacket with original $2.50 price present. Red boards with spine and front board stamped in gilt.
Dust jacket is moderately rubbed and creased along edges and corners, with some slight chipping at corners and spine ends. Illustrations on front and spine remain clear and bright for the jacket's age. Top edge of book is a trifle faded, and some separation at top of spine. Binding otherwise sound. Pages are clean and unmarked.
Includes short stories, anecdotes, and advice for gardener's, broken up to each day of the year, and accompanied by one "long piece" for each month.