Item Detail

Item Number 4969
Title Speak To The Earth Pages From A Farmwife's Journal
Author Peden, Rachel
Condition VG+/VG+
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf
Place Published New York
Date Published 1974
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Brown, marbled look boards with gilt printing on spine; book is clean, straight & tight; it has previous owner's name and inscription on front endpage which is very neatly written and light wear to spine edges and corners, also a small ding on lower front edge. Dust jacket is price intact, clean and crisp; it has a small edge tear at the upper front edge that has been internally mended and very slight wear to spine edges. A warm and interesting account of the nine (not four) seasons as seen by the author who has been a farmwife for 45 years and an Indiana columnist of the rural virtues for almost 30 of them. Very nice book. ; B&W Illustrations; 8.5 x 5.5 inches; 240 pages
LoC or ISBN 0394494326
Keyword(s) Rachel Paden,Sidonie Coryn,Non-fiction,First Edition,Farmlife,Animals,Seasons,Farming,Family Life
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Gardening Plants Herbs Botany,Native Americans Americana Ethnic
Price $17.00