Emily's Quest. L. M. Montgomery.
Emily's Quest

Emily's Quest

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1927. Maria Kirk. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth over boards, color paste-down to upper board, title in gilt to spine, top edge trimmed, 8vo (7-1/2 inches tall), pp. 310, tissue guarded color frontis by Maria Kirk repeats top board paste-down and DJ front panel, "MCMXXVII" at bottom of title page and "Copyright, 1927" on copyright page with no indication of further printings. Original price of $2.00 still present at top of front flap. Volume with p.o. neat signature in ink and initials in thick pencil to ffep; spine ends softened, slightest bump to bottom edge of upper board and blush of age toning to pages. DJ at least very good showing light wear and tiny chips, short closed tears to edges and a slight fading to spine. Very Near Fine / Very Good. Item #462

The final installment of the Emily trilogy. "Here the author has created a new character sure to win the hearts of all who loved the famous Anne of Green Gables. 'I shouldn't wonder if Emily took her place in due time among the immortal children of literature,' says Isabel Paterson, N. Y. Herald-Tribune.", from the rear flap.

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