Book #18634

Beautiful Girl - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Alice Adams
Book #18634 Beautiful Girl - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Alice Adams.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1979.
ISBN: 0394427378

First edition/first printing in Near Fine condition in spine sunned, slightly rubbed albeit Very Good+ dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number and signature on the front paste down.

Addie is a beautiful girl and the only daughter of a wealthy family. She has everything she could ever want and is very popular at school. However, Addie is not content with her life and is looking for something more.

One day, she meets a boy named Jack who is different from anyone she has ever met. He is kind, caring, and seems to understand her better than anyone else. Addie starts to fall for Jack, but she is not sure if he feels the same way about her.

Eventually, Addie decides to take a chance and tell Jack how she feels. They spend the rest of the summer together and fall in love. However, when the school year starts, Addie is worried that Jack will not be able to keep up with her life.

Fortunately, Jack is able to keep up with Addie's lifestyle and they continue to love each other. However, Addie is not sure if Jack will be able to handle; 8vo.

Price: $29.25