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Stratton-Porter, Gene.  The magic garden. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1927. 12mo (19.4 cm, 7.625"). [10], 271, [1] pp.
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From ambitious American writer and passionate naturalist Gene Stratton-Porter, a prettily presented novel of a magic garden. Stratton-Porter (1863–1924) successfully earned financial independence through her writing during a time when married women traditionally were confined to their home.
        Lee Thayer provides sweet, green decorations to every page, from full-page decorations to borders.
        Binding: Publisher's light green cloth with dark green-stamped lettering and orange-stamped flower to spine. Orange-stamped lettering and green-stamped decoration of a garden gate surrounded by orange-stamped flowers on the front board. Illustrated endpapers. Binding signed "DD" -- Decorative Designers.

Bound as above; extremities lightly rubbed, rear board stained and speckled. All around pleasing and nice to look at!  (38277)   Please RESHELVE This.


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