1959 Hardcover Book, The Treasure in the Little Trunk, Helen Fuller Orton, No Dust Jacket, Children's Fiction,
A hardcover children's fictional novel by Helen Fuller Orton. It is entitled, The Treasure in the Little Trunk. This is a 1959 Edition. The book's hardcover is gray cloth with title and portrait on the front in white and black.
The Armstrong family are pioneers. This book details the journey of twelve-year-old Kanah's and ten-year-old Patty's trip from Vermont to a new farm in western New York State. It is alive with truth, color, and interest, and the treasure in the little leather trunk, hidden away in the covered wagon, plays a large part in that wonderful year.
Helen Fuller was born on Nov. 1, 1872, on her family's farm, between Sanborn and Pekin, N.Y. Both of her parents were teachers, and she taught elementary school herself before marrying Jesse F. Orton. Her writing career began at the age of 48 in children's literature writing nature stories for small children. Later she turned to historical stories and mysteries for juveniles. Orton continued to write and lecture about children's fiction until her death, on Feb. 16, 1955, in Queens, N.Y.
8 x 6 inches
No Dust Jacket
Gray Cloth Cover With Title and Portrait in White and Black
Copyright 1959 (28th Printing)
Published by J. B Lippincott Company
This book is in Used but in Good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The binding is completely intact. This was a school library book so it has the usual library marks on the inside. On the inside back cover, there is the place where the card holder has been removed.
For more books click here
©For People Who Have A Deep Love Of Things Vintage
As New: The book is in the same immaculate condition as when it was published. This could be the description for a book that has been lost in a warehouse for years, never shelved, thumbed or even opened yet may still be some years old.
Fine: A Fine book approaches the condition of As New, but without being crisp. The book may have been opened and read, but there are no defects to the book, jacket or pages.
Very Good: Describes a book that shows some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or paper. Any defects should be noted by the seller.
Good: Describes the average used book that has all pages or leaves present. Any defects should be noted by the seller.
Fair: Worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc. Binding, jacket (if any), etc., may also be worn. All defects should be noted.
Poor: Describes a book that is sufficiently worn. Any missing maps or plates should still be noted. This copy may be soiled, scuffed, stained or spotted and may have loose joints, hinges, pages, etc.
Binding Copy: describes a book in which the pages or leaves are perfect but the binding is very bad, loose, off, or nonexistent.
Reading Copy: A copy usually in poor to fair condition that includes all text presented in a legible fashion. The copy is fine to read but nothing more.
1-2 business days
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 21 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 4 hours of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
I will only use your shipping and billing address, and contact information
Gift wrapping is available at an additional nominal fee. Please just convo us.
Our Vintage Rating Chart:
'LIKE NEW' Perfect mint condition.
EXCELLENT: Item has no chips cracks or crazing. May show wear from over the years such as small utensil marks.
GREAT: Item shows signs of wear due to everyday use. Larger utensil marks small flea bit chips.
VERY GOOD: Item has larger signs of wear from everyday use. Such as minor scratches, scuffing, crazing or flea bite chips.
GOOD: Item shows its years of use and love. There will be flaws such as chips, small cracks, more pronounced crazing etc. Price will reflect these defects. The item will show a larger amount of wear.
FAIR: Numerous noted flaws, some very significant. Larger cracks, chips, mars, etc. The item will have very significant wear for its years of use.