Calico Bush

First edition. 7 x 8.5 inches with 213 pages. Illustrated with Allen Lewis' beautiful wood engravings. Former owner's bookplate, pages a  bit browned, some general wear and soil. Covers show soil and edgewear, corners slightly bumped. Children's historical novel set on the Maine coast in the pioneer era, and tells the story of Marguerite, a young French orphan who becomes an indentured servant on a farm, received a Newbery Honor award.

  • Rachel Field
  • Allen Lewis,  illustrator
  • MacMillian Co., 1931
  • First edition