New York: Meredith Press. . First American Edition. Hardcover. First American Edition, from British Sheets. Octavo, original blue boards.  pp. Pictorial title page and eight full-page plates on gray paper stock inserted within the text, plus pictorial dust jacket, all by Ardizonne. Ink name, a fine copy, in a near-fine dust jacket, faint wear at edges, minor browning. A very nice copy. Near Fine in Dust Jacket. Item #309637
¶ This classic story told through young Jerusha Abbot's letters is newly illustrated by Ardizzone while retaining the author's original drawings within the text.