New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., . First edition. Original cloth. Octavo. 352 pages. Very good in a near fine dust jacket. Bound in green cloth over boards with black titling to spine and upper board, black topstain. Prior owner name and date on front free endpaper, slight lean to spine, minor extremity bumps. Jacket is not price-clipped, has a few shallow edge chips at spine ends, a bit of sunning to spine. A bit of dampstain transfer from cloth to lower inner spine of dust jacket.
Elizabeth Goudge's first novel, set in the Channel Islands in the late 19th century. The story of Rachell du Frocq who rescues a shipwrecked stranger to save her farm and her family.