An Old Fashioned Girl - Louisa May Alcott - 1870 first edition
"An Old Fashioned Girl" by Louisa May Alcott. 1870 green fabric hardcover. Roberts Brothers, Boston. First edition.
SIZE 4.5" x 6.75". 378 pages plus 8 pages of book advertisements at the back.
Good condition. Book has been gently read. Shelf wear on the cover including rubbing, wear on the front corners and edges of the spine, stains on the spine, dent in the bottom of the cover. Significant spine lean. No loose pages. Clean pages with tanning overall, one signature has more tanning than other sections. Small stain at bottom of pages 369 through advertising about 1/4" or less. No tears or rips.
(Fangirl moment of zen: This was printed and purchased during Louisa May's lifetime. HOW AMAZING IS THAT!)
This is an antique item. It has been used and loved and it has a history. Every attempt is made to describe it accurately, please examine photos carefully.