Turner's series revolves around a landscape threaded though by a railway line, from Darnley Mills inland to the moors, and the experiences of several families over time.
35 87 Mother Goose /R.Scribner's, 1940, 1st.VG/VG; name, fep; a very clean, straight little book with secure cabinet to iso just a bit of rubs to spine bottom edge, in incredimail 2.0 plus crack jacket clipped on both flaps, with light all over soil and edgewear all around to less than 1/16".NF/VG; small, neat owner name stamp, ow as new, in browning jacket a bit faded on spine, very lightly worn on top edge to 1/16 half inch tear on back; unclipped.95.VG/G; extrems bumped, very clean and tight with flat pages, in darkening jacket with edgewear all around, 3 one inch chips near spine and corners; unclipped.00.Doubleday, 1934, 1st; 284.Both the Czech national library and the Broward County collection give the original publication date as 1944.Ladies and Gentlemen The Three Races: Behold my child/the Nordic Man/And be as like/him as you can./His legs are long/his mind is slow/His hair is lank/and made of tow." NF/VG; in nice clipped jacket with 3/8" chip on top corner, light even soil to back.48 -sold- 277 Deucher, Sybil /Dorothy Bayley."Up to the Fence the Horses Stray/To Watch the Piggies at Their Play." VG; staples rusted, light soil to cover, some scratches, fine inscription on cover; interior clean.
April's Kittens NY: Harper Brothers, 1940, 1st sd, Golden Hind Press.
VG a near fine book with some specified minor defect: a name, a tiny rub VG Very Good condition, often unmarked, no page tears, but may have been read.
Home is the Sailor." This new century, bringing with it the strong, healthy, independent, athletic American girl, makes a demand for new opportunities for the exercise of both mind and body.VG/0; just a touch of rubs to tips and soil spot on bottom edge, a lovely copy.New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1962, 1st, stated first; cloth pictorial boards illustrated all around with animals with interesting tails; in jacket identical to boards;.7x11.2.Kay Warrick, a girl living in a modern city, is drawn back to Ireland and into a complex period in Irish mythic times.28 303 Hoban, Russell /Lillian Hoban.They try living in houses, but the neighbors are not welcoming!Artists Index: near the end of this catalogue.NY: Macmillan, 1912, 1st thus illustrated, put into modern English by John.
Follows The keeper of the Isis Light and the Guardian of Isis.