Hardcover first edition - First printing. Written to leave to her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren "this memory of pioneer life," this is the account of a woman's life (she was born in California in1872) - of her parents' trek across the country in a wagon train, her father's work as a doctor in early California and her own experiences as a young teacher. Wildwood was the name of the family home in Philo. An uncommon book. 155 pp. Good in a good dust jacket (toning to the pages, rubbing and edgewear to the dj, tear along rear flap of dj, creasing and chipping to the upper edge of the back cover of dj). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: WILDWOOD: A Story of Pioneer Life.
Publisher: New York: Vantage Press, (1959) dj
Book Description Vantage Press, New York, 1959. Cloth. First Edition. G+/G+++. Pink cloth hardcover book with dust jacket. 1959. First edition. Heavy browning to pages. Dust jacket has 1" chip on head of spine with light soiling and edgewear. Nice solid copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 014929