New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1951. 1st. Decorative Cloth. Collectible; Very Good/Very Good. An unusual copy of the 1951 1st edition: FROM THE PERSONAL ARCHIVES OF DEVIN GARRITY(THE PUBLISHER OF DEVIN-ADAIR) AND WARMLY INSCRIBED TO HIM BY BOTH THE AUTHOR (MAE WINKLER GOODMAN) AND THE ILLUSTRATOR (WILLIAM E. SCHEELE), UNDER WHOSE SIGNATURE IS ADDED AN ORIGINAL DRAWING OF A BIRD. ALSO INCLUDES A 2 PG. HANDWRITTEN LETTER FROM THE AUTHOR AND AN ORIGINAL SELECTION OF HER UNPUBLISHED POETRY. A solid copy to boot. Tight and VG (with light offsetting at the front pastedown and front free endpaper) in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with mild offsetting at the front flap. Octavo, 54 pgs., nicely illustrated thruout by William E. Scheele. Signed by Author(s). (Inventory #: 9939)
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