Item #4833 Calico Bush. Rachel Field.
Calico Bush
Calico Bush
Calico Bush
Calico Bush
Calico Bush
Calico Bush
Calico Bush
Calico Bush
/Allen Lewis.

Calico Bush

New York: Macmillan, November 1931, 1st; blue cloth with large white title plate, brown and black woodcuts and other decorations, in a later jacket designed by Lewisl from a Maine quilt pattern in dark grey blue and yellow orange; 7.25 x 9.75; 213 pp. Juvenile hardback.

An engrossing, quiet view of the hardships of pioneer life in coastal Maine, seen through the eyes of an outsider, a recently orphaned French bound girl of thirteen, who decides to stay. A long author note on the back flap. Beautiful woodcuts by Lewis. A Newbery Honor Book.

CONDITION: Very Good Plus without the original jacket; no names, small attractive store label, slight wear on extrems, board margins faded; in later crisp jacket with bumped and rubbed spine, 1/16" nick and two small pale spots; a marriage, unclipped 3.75. Item #4833

Price: $60.00

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