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1 Enright, Elizabeth
A Christmas Tree for Lydia
New York: Rinehart & Co. (1951) First Edition Thus 
24mo Pictorial boards. 38pp with six illustrations by the author in deep rose and black. Originally published in the Woman's Home Companion, 1947. Though their mom has just lost her job and there is no money for presents, nine-year-old Eddy brings Christmas home to his four-year-old sister Lydia. A lovely and touching little story. Fine in slightly darkened dustjacket, lightly creased and frayed. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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2 Enright, Elizabeth
Gone-Away Lake
New York: Harcourt, Brace (1957) Stated First Edition Krush, Beth and Joe 
8vo Green cloth. 192pp with illustrations from line drawings by Beth and Joe Krush. A wonderful story of summer, exploration and adventure by a very gifted writer. This classic of 20th century children's literature was awarded a 1958 Newbery Honor. Name blacked out ffep, a little spotting to spine else Very Good. Dustjacket torn, lightly soiled, chipped at spine ends and corners. New York Children's Spring Book Festival Prize Book sticker affixed to upper panel. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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3 Enright, Elizabeth
Return to Gone-Away
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World (1961) First Edition Krush, Beth and Joe 
8vo Decorated green cloth. 191pp with illustrations from line drawings by Beth and Joe Krush. The sequel to Enright's Newbery Honor book, Gone-Away Lake. Portia and her family return to Gone-Away and move into a wonderful old house which has been locked up for nearly half a century. Neat Christmas inscription ffep. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket (small closed tear to upper panel, lower panel lightly soiled). 
Price: 150.00 USD
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4 Enright, Elizabeth
Spiderweb for Two: A Melendy Maze
New York: Rinehart (1951) First Edition 
8vo Dark blue boards. 209pp with black & white illlustrations from the author's line drawings. The fourth book about the wonderful Melendy family. Randy and Oliver, missing their brothers and sister, receive a surprise message which takes them on an adventure that lasts all the way to summer. A scarce first. Rubbing to corner and spine tips, old tape marks to verso of rfep else Very Good. Dustjacket frayed and sunned with light chipping to spine and corner tips, small tape repair at edge of lower panel. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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