Young Adult Hardcover Book, Spooks of the Valley, Louis C. Jones, Fiction, Illustrated, Ghost Stories


Young Adult Hardcover Book, Spooks of the Valley, Louis C. Jones, Fiction, Illustrated, Ghost Stories

A wonderful young adult hardcover book called Spooks of the Valley (Ghost Stories for Boys and Girls) by Louis C. Jones. Illustrated by Erwin H. Austin. This is a 1948 first edition, tenth printing, library edition.

All boys and girls like ghost stories. Most of them don't realize, though, that some of the most "ghostly" ones have been handed down for generations and are based on real events. America has scores of them, and the Hudson River Valley probably has more per mile than any other place. These are real "don't-stop-now" tales, especially as told by Louis Jones, who has a way with words and who knows what he is talking about--even to ghosts!

Louis Jones was a director of the New York State Historical Association and its Farmers’ Museum at Cooperstown, N.Y.

8¼ inches in length
5½ inches in width
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company -- 1948 -- First Edition -- Tenth Printing -- Library Edition

This book is in Very Good condition. Binding is tight and the reading pages are clean with no markings. It has a library plastic cover over the dust cover leaving it in pristine condition. It has the usual library markings, stamps, and on the back, a flyleaf card holder.

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