Item #31912 A Wild Thing. Jean Renvoize.

A Wild Thing

Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1971. Kaufmann, John (jacket). First American edition. Hardcover. 248p, no ills. Snag and small open tear to front of jacket seem almost to grow out of the skeleton's rib cage. Mended on the inside with removable tape. Very slight dampstain to inside base of jacket spine. Otherwise the jacket by John Kaufmann is very good. New York Times book review laid in: "a beautiful and very important book." As new / good. Item #31912

Beautifully written, wrenching teen novel about Scottish runaway Morag, "a truly wild thing, a creature who can find no place in the world of humans, yet cannot live without them." The author's first American publication for young readers. Can be sent outside the US for less than the default shipping rate.

Price: $40.00

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