CROSS CREEK.

Jacksonville, Florida, 1992. South Moon Books:, 1992.

Edward Shenton. Special 50th Anniversary Edition. Hardcover. Signed. "Cross Creek is a bend in a country road, by land, and the flowing of Lochloosa Lake into Orange Lake, by water". First Edition of the Special 50th Anniversary Edition of Cross Creek, Limited to 226 Copies, of which 200 are Numbered and Signed by Norton Baskin [Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings' husband], Dessie Smith Prescott,[Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings' Maid], Idella Parker [Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings' traveling companion] and Jake Glisson [the son of Rawlings'dear friend and next door neighbor]. This copy being Number 39. 8vo. 368 pp. A fine copy in green cloth, green titles to the spine in the Robert Camp Jr. designed dustwrapper and housed in the publisher's green cloth slipcase and original shipping carton. With illustrations by Edward Shenton. Introduction by Carol Anita Tarr & Rodger L. Tarr. Preface by Phil May, Jr. A stunning copy of Marjories Kinnan Rawlings' classic. "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.

Item #32627    Price: US$325.00