Latham, Jean Lee THIS DEAR-BOUGHT LAND
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, (1957). 0060237414 / 9780060237417 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Near fine, with faint foxing to upper page edges, some offsetting to endsheets, very mild crimping to spine ends; in brown cloth with green illustration to front, lettering to spine; in a near fine dust jacket with areas of faint foxing, light wear.
Biographical novel of Captain John Smith from the author who won a Newbery for CARRY ON, MR. BOWDITH. Color jacket art and interior b&ws by Jacob Landau. Laid in, a presentation slip, inscribed and SIGNED by the author.