Magic for Marigold
Montgomery, L. M.
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1929 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with large paste-on color illustration by Edna Cooke Shoemaker on cover (unworn)., Gold stamped lettering on spine. Very slight wear to spine ends, no fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Decorated endpapers (small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper, very small pen mark on front free endpaper. Frontispiece in color by Edna Cooke Shoemaker (with tissue guard). 328 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), has 1" square chip at top spine edge, very shallow chipping at bottom spine edge; several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Marigold Leslie of "Cloud of Spruce", the lovely old Leslie homestead on Prince Edward Island, will rival "Anne of Green Gables," in the hearts of readers. Marigold has many of the lovable qualities and all the healthy naughtiness that made Anne so irresistible. Exceedingly scarce in a dust jacket! 027082