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On the Way Home: The Diary of a Trip from South Dakota to Mansfield, Missouri, in 1894

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On the Way Home: The Diary of a Trip from South Dakota to Mansfield, Missouri, in 1894

by WILDER, Laura Ingalls

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

New York: Harper & Row, 1962. Hardcover. 8vo. Orange pictorial paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. 101pp. Frontispiece, illustrations. Very good/very good. Tail of spine binding bumped; jacket a tad edgeworn, with chip at spine tail. A tight and nice later printing of this slim travelogue by the famed "Little House on the Prairie" author (1867-1957).

Synopsis

On the Way Home - an original diary of Laura Ingalls Wilder from a trip that she had in 1894 with her husband Almanzo Wilder and a seven-year old daughter Rose from their home in De Smet, South Dakota to Mansfield, Missouri where they settled for good It contains detailed description, day by day of the trip, with the commentary by her daughter Rose. The book was published for the first time in 1962, after Laura's death.

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Bookseller
Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
44252
Title
On the Way Home: The Diary of a Trip from South Dakota to Mansfield, Missouri, in 1894
Author
WILDER, Laura Ingalls
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Row
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1962
Bookseller catalogs
Books; Western Americana; Americana;

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts accepts VISA, MasterCard, Discover and PayPal. Checks are welcome. Institutions will be accommodated as their procedures require. Illinois residents will be charged 8.25% sales tax. Every effort has been made to describe each book and any defects accurately. If an item proves unsatisfactory for any reason, it may be returned within seven days. We would appreciate a courtesy call if an item is being returned. Member ABAA, ILAB.

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tail
The heel of the spine.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
jacket
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Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.

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