Whiteley, Opal; Boulton, Jane, adapter
Title OPAL: The Journal Of An Understanding Heart
Book Condition Near fine in a like dust jacket. Illustrated with chapter heads in a period woodcut style.
Edition Reprint. With an introduction by Boulton, and Whiteley's 1920 afterword.
Publisher Palo Alto: Tioga Publishing Company, (1984).
Seller ID 466.01
Whiteley grew up in Oregon lumber camp country at the turn of the last century, beginning this remarkable diary when she was six. Boulton has adapted the diaries (which Whiteley reconstructed for the Atlantic Monthly in 1920) into a poetic form.
Children's Literature. Diaries and Journals.