by Emma Atkins Jacobs
Illustrated by Pelagie Doane
Published by Frederick Muller Ltd.. 1st. 1947
Very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper. Brown cloth with green title and caravan vignette. B/w illustrations. The three children trek across America in an old car and caravan.
Light bumping to spine and corners. A couple of very small bumps to lower edge of rear cover. Spine and edges of covers are unevenly faded. A little light browning to endpapers. Small mark to text block edge. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge torn with some loss especially to top of spine and top edge of front panel. Spine slightly faded. Tape repair on verso.
Stock no. 1502137
- The trio were Anne, Roger and Maleta. When their parents died they had to leave their old home and trek across America to some land given them by an eccentric old uncle. All their possessions were in the trailer pulled by an ancient car.