Barse & Co., 1930. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Item #1406030
Very good in a very good dust jacket. Copyright 1930 stated on the copyright page with no mention of later printings. First Edition. Published in 1930, the same year Mildred Wirt began the Nancy Drew Mystery series- when she was only 25 years old. In 1932, 2 years later, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo non-stop across the Atlantic. Book has some rubbing along the edges. Tanning on the page ends. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Dust jacket has some large chips at the corners and spine ends, and well as some pieces missing along both the top and bottom edges of the front and back panels. Some soiling from age and wear. A spot is worn away from the pictorial front panel. Very good.