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1 Drake, Margaret Chrysantha
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott Company 1948 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 


Corners bumped, a little edge wear, some rubbing or sunning along all the edges of the boards, a little darkening, store stamp and owner's name inside cover but pages are clean and unmarked. Jacket is edge worn with several small tears and chipping to corners. Some holes along fold of flaps, possible insect damage, some darkening. A nice copy in a serviceable jacket.

"In appearance Chrysantha Tuffet, aged 19, is inclined toward general lack of symmetry, rather resembling parts of the Tuffet family, none matching but offering an oddly charming effect. Her parents often asserted that she was 'endowed at birth with every gift of fortune except beauty and common sense.' But Chrysantha herself possesses plenty of self-confidence, along with powerful assets like humor, a disarming honesty, a certain literal-mindedness, and an extravagant imagination. Her story therefore becomes not a sober recounting of evernts but a fey reconstruction of people, ideas, adventures, and conversations set down with the dramatic urgency and pace of a play."; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall
003263 
Price: 27.50 USD

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