Quarto. original blue cloth lettered in silver. Frontispiece illustration. One of 600 copies. ÔIn every geographical section in which people have pioneered and fought with Nature for a foothold there are stories, traditions and a native literature born of the hearts and souls of persons who have struggled and suffered, hoped and dreamed -and achieved. Nowhere is this truer than in the San Joaquin Valley, where blood and sweat and tears have established progress and cultures. . Out of that interesting and self-reliant culture this book has sprung, a natural effusion from persons who dare to be themselves ." from the Foreword. pictorial dust jacket (spine a little sunned, some nicks and rubbing). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Fruit of the Valley by California Artists ...
Publisher: The Ward Ritchie Press
Publication Date: 1942
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description Los Angeles: Ward Ritchie Press, 1942., 1942. Valley Edition, one of 600 copies specially printed with Williford Powell frontispiece. 8vo, 237pp, frontis. Original blue cloth, very good in a lightly worn, price-clipped dust jacket, very good. Bookseller Inventory # 778