Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery (Harrap, reprint 1935) The Book of the Film Dustwrapper
Anne of Green Gables
L. M. Montgomery
George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd, reprint March 1935
A classic of children’s literature and the first book in the Anne Shirley series originally published 1908. This copy a later printing with the film tie-in dustwrapper of the 1934 RKO production ‘Anne of Green Gables’ starring Anne Shirley and Tom Brown.
Hardback – cloth with titling in black to spine and front board, in dustwrapper. 351pp. 7.5 x 5.25 inches approx. (192mm x 133mm).
Dustwrapper worn and rubbed, with short edge tears and small loss; a larger (40mm) tear to bottom edge of front panel; a little foxed to reverse side. Cloth boards nice and clean; offsetting to endpapers; page-block foxed/spotted to edges with some encroachment onto pages; dusty to top edge.
Overall, showing wear but otherwise a particularly nice copy and uncommon in dustwrapper.