New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942. 1942.
First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. "Cross Creek is a bend in a country road, by land, and the flowing of Lochloosa Lake into Orange Lake, by water". First Edition with the Scribner's A on the copyright page, of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings' classic memoir of life in the Florida hamlet of Cross Creek, Signed by her on the half-title page. 8vo. 368 pp. A near fine copy in green cloth, green titles ruled in silver, in a bright, fresh Robert Camp, Jr. designed neatly price-clipped pictorial dustwrapper with some minor archival restoration at the heel and crown of the spine. Illustrations by Edward Shenton throughout. "It is hard to see how anyone can read Cross Creek without pleasure amounting to glee". The Atlantic Monthly. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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