Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1928/1928, published Oct. 1928, dark blue cloth boards, blue top edge, yellow titles and ship silhouette, ivory endpapers Nicholas Drury standing on the waterfront outside the Blackbird Inn of his New England town. Juvenile hardback.
"The story of young Nicholas Drury's struggle to maintain his uncle's shipyard in a Massachusetts town in the difficult years following the American Revolution." A Newbery Honor book.
CONDITION: Very Good Plus; 1928 gift inscription, no other marks, sharp corners with just the tips rubbed, spine ends bumped and rubbed, nice hinges with the interior very tight and clean. We left a pretty little dried fern. Item #20590