Very Good / Very Good. Item #8435
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1951. First Edition. Bookplate signed by L'Engle loosely laid in at front. Octavo. 245 pages. Illustrated dust jacket with original "$3.00" price present. Navy and yellow boards stamped in gilt.
Dust jacket shows significant chipping with several closed tears with neat tape and paper repair, in particular to top of spine, to verso. Boards worn along edges. Binding sound and pages unmarked.