Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The missing brother: a mystery story for ...
Publication Date: 1950
Book Condition: Fair
Edition: 0th Edition.
Book Description Viking Press, NEW YORK, 1950. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Busoni, Rafaello (illustrator). FIRST EDITION. Mystery for boys set in a small town in Iowa. A fifteen-year-old accidentally explodes a homemade landmine under his agriculture teacher and is sent to fetch a sample of red clay from distant hills - only to find himself in the midst of a perplexing mystery. 220 pp., black and white illustrations. Dark tan boards with yellow lettering, yellow illustration to front board. Red topstain, deckle edge. Light bumps to bottom corners. A bit of light wear to spinecaps, light rubbing to extremities. DJ clipped at three corners. 2 inch closed tear to top edge of front DJ panel; light edgewear elsewhere. Rear board very lightly cocked with slight curvature to horizontal axis. Light soiling to DJ panels, spine; light sunning to DJ spine. Tape repair to top spinecap over a 1 inch closed tear. Seller Inventory # 160