First UK edition, first impression of this novel about life in pioneer society. It was first published in the US earlier the same year. The publisher’s retained copy with their ink stamp to the half-title.
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Octavo. Original black cloth, spine lettered in green. With the dust jacket. Slight foxing to edges; an excellent copy in the slightly soiled jacket that has faded front panel, sunned spine, and a few nicks to extremities.