1922 Hardcover Book, Wisp, Katharine Adams, First Edition, Literature, Fiction, Novel, Young Adult, Ireland, Illustrated
A hardcover fictional novel for young adults by Katharine Adams. It is entitled Wisp A Girl of Dublin. This is a 1922 First Edition. The book's hardcover is tan cloth with the title in red on the spine.
The delightful story of Wisp, an Irish lassie, who meets two American girls and their Anglo-Indian cousins in Dublin and through her imaginative love of the beautiful, brings them to a realization of the joys of living. At 14, Wisp is a beacon of light to others among the shabby tenements of Dublin.
7 ½ inches in height
5 ¼ inches in width
Illustrated by Jay Van Eversen
Published by Grosset & Dunlap -- 1922
This book is in Very Good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The binding is completely tight and the pages are slightly yellowed with age. There is no writing or marks in the book. The dust cover is in Poor condition with pieces missing and many tears.
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