Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Collection of Signatures
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984.
A stunning first "special" edition/first printing, dedicated to Betty Anderson in recognition of the design excellence she brings to book publishing. Signed by more than 50 staff congratulating her on her twentieth anniversary with Alfred A. Knopf. Immaculate Fine condition, leather bound. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century. Ms. Anderson designed the trade edition of this title. A unique copy and desirable association with the publishing industry.
Sprigg evokes the everyday lives of women in eighteenth-century America, in the kitchen, in the parlor, on the farm, happy and unhappy, sick and well, old and young, with a freshness and immediacy that rise from the words of the women themselves.