London & New York: Oxford University Press, 1943. 1st. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author. 8vo. 238 pp. Illustrations by Decie Merwin. Yellow cloth in color illustrated dustjacket. Anear fine copy (corners lightly bumped; gift inscription to inscribee along with her name above author inscription) in very good dustjacket (price-clipped; light wear to spine ends; bottom edge of rear flap clipped). Not in Baird and Greenwood. Item #17654
The charming story of a ten year old girl whose world turns upside down when she leaves the only home she's known, Boston, to live with her father on his ranch in California. The author "shows amazing sympathy and understanding with the joys and sorrows of a small girl." - dustjacket flap.