Published by MacMillan Company of Canada, Toronto, 1962
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Illustrated by Wilson, John Francis (illustrator). First Edition. DJ is missing a piece approx. 2" wide by 1/2" from the rear upper edge. DJ has two chips to the front upper edge, very slight foxing to the front, a couple small edge tears, and is now in a mylar cover. DJ is price clipped.
Published by MacMillan, 1962
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Illustrated by Wilson, John Francis (illustrator). First Edition. Tight bright book with front endpaper excised; DJ with edgewear up to 2 cm tear.
Published by MacMillan, Toronto,Ontario, Canada, 1962
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Illustrated (illustrator). Some slight shelfwear, rubbing on the covers and dust jacket, dust jacket has some discolouration; otherwise a bright, clean and tight copy.
Published by Macmillan of Canada 1962, 1962
Illustrated cloth boards Pp. 9 colour plates and numerous black & white illustrations Very good in torn dust jacket Vg. in dj.
Published by Macmillan Company of Canada, Toronto, 1962
Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. John Francis Wilson. (illustrator). First Edition. Unpaginated (approx. 89 pp.), oblong large 8vo (9 1/4" H x 12 1/8" D), in publisher's slipcase. Main text/illustrations printed on one side of page only. Profusely illustrated in b&w and colour with charming, humorous drawings by the author. "John Francis Wilson's droll narrative style and his whimsical illustrations are still as fresh and appealing as they were when he first produced 'The Migration of Skivins' at the turn of the century. The many superb drawings, nine of them in full colour, in which the author shows a striking natural talent and a wholly engaging gift for comic invention, are accurate as well as beautiful, providing an authentic record of farming and prairie life in the late nineteenth century." The amusing exploits of a London clerk, Benjamin Sydcup Skivins, who decides to try his luck as a farmer on the Canadian prairies. Very light edge wear to boards, minor wrinkling at bottom of spine. Dust jacket is price-clipped, very light edge wear - mainly at top/bottom of spine, light browning to spine - more at finger grip areas, small partial closed tear on rear edge of spine - archivally taped, very tiny stain on front panel . Slipcase has light fading to fore-edge areas of side panels several small areas of darkening on one side panel, small bump to one rear edge, several scattered tiny light stains, very light wear at front corners.