Harper & Brothers, New York, 1940. The first terrible storm comes to the barren prairie in October. When the skies finally cleared, fires a… Condition: Good+. 325 pp. [Laura Ingalls Wilder; Helen Sewell; Mildred Boyle] -- A severe blizzard isolates the Dakota town in which Laura and Mary live. The severe, relentless winter of 1946-47 will be long remembered as one of our most legendary. Small chips off spine top and bottom. A solid copy of the 1940 stated 1st edition . Harper & Brothers, 1940. US$ 5.00, Shipping: Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Text good. Picture and title are stamped in brown on tan cloth boards. On April 9, German forces entered Denmark and occupied the peninsula without serious resistance. 's and fore edge, else a tight, bright vg+/near fine copy in an attractive pictorial dust-wrapper with some wear and tear and a 3.5 cm long by 1 cm deep chip missing from the upper left corner of the front dust-wrapper panel and an approximate 2.5 cm by 3.5 cm piece missing from the head of dust-wrapper … Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. US$ 3.95, Shipping: The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder, 1940, Harper edition, in English - 1st ed. Despite stubborn Norwegian resistance, and the landing of British and French troops in support in northern Norway, the Norwegian government agreed to an armistic… Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1940. The Long Winter (1940) Little Town on the Prairie (1941) These Happy Golden Years (1943) The First Four Years (1953) Publication Order of Little House Chapter Books: Laura Books. This would warm the bed quite effectively. The fledgling town of De Smet in the Dakota Territory is hit hard by the brutal winter of 1880-1881. Materials, colors, and fit changed, but the overall style of workwear for common occupations remained the same. A handsome early copy of this childhood classic, the sixth title in the Little House on the Prairie books. The jacket is price clipped, though original to the Book, as I plucked it from the shelf it had sat upon for 50 plus years myself! Most uncommon in any dust-wrapper. Some short tears and a small chip from the rear panel, but still an attractive example. The Long Winter is the sixth book written by Laura Ingalls Wilder from the Little House book series. Brown boards with darker brown illustration of Laura looking out a window. Bookplate, else a clean, bright Very Good copy of the Book in an attractive jacket. It is the fifth best-selling book from the Little House series. In mid February there was a thaw. Though not perfect, this is still a copy in collectible condition. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. This winter was the coldest in the CET series, at -1.2! Shorts remained time-and-place specific for women (gardening, exercising, and hiking), until the Bermuda shorts craze of the late 1940s, when … The war began when the Soviet Union attacked Finland on 30 November 1939 and it ended 13 March 1940. The pan was filled with rocks that had been heated at the edge of the fire and then slid between layers of bedding using the long handle. In protective Mylar. I have found a Laura Ingalls Wilder book "The Long Winter" copywrite 1940, pictures by Helen Sewell and Mildred Boyle. Some dust darkening and edge wear, more pronounced on the rear panel. A notable event during the Phoney War was the Winter War, which started with the Soviet Union's assault on Finland on 30 November 1939. The Long Winter (Little House) by Laura Ingalls Wilder and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.com. First edition stated, first printing with "I-P" code on copyright page. In later editions, new drawings by Garth Williams were added. A seaborne and airborne force, covered by a German air screen, then invaded Norway. Several theatres and many cinemas were open, and there were even a few sporting events. After a stretch of rainy but unseasonably mild weather, temperatures plunged and vicious winds kicked up, blanketing the East Coast in snow and creating drifts up to 50 feet high. The navy stylish coat can be paired with your existing winter wardrobe The author would like to thank George Briscoe, Katherine Coram, Dennis Edelin, Meg Hacker, MaryBeth Linne, Virginia E. Potter, Reginald Washington, and Thomas E. Weir, Jr., for their help. Condition: Good. These are covered copper or brass pans, with a long handle. Overalls, coveralls, uniforms, and workwear separates made up the bulk of men’s vintage work clothes as well as casual clothing for most classes. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1940. Food stores begin to run dangerously low. Black & white and color illustrations by Helen Sewell & Mildred Boyle. Very Good, with lean to spine and previous owner bookplate to front pastedown, otherwise a rather nice copy of the beloved children's classic. Illustrated by Sewell, Helen (illustrator). Hard Cover. Item #140940899, © 2021 Burnside Rare Books. ; 7.50 X 5.10 X 1.10 inches; 325 pages. Edges and corners are rubbed with light fraying at corners. The timeline of the Winter War is a chronology of events leading up to, culminating in, and resulting from the Winter War. Illustrated. No Jacket. First Edition with I-P notation. Holes would be punched in the lid, forming a design. Illustrated with pictures by Helen Sewell and Mildred Boyle--the frontis in color, the rest in black and white. Vintage 1940 The Long Winter ex-library hardcover book that is by Laura Ingalls Wilder and in worn condition with yellowed pages and taped along the binding. Author of a book boards with darker brown, lacking the dust jacket at... 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