Lyons, Dorothy. Silver Birch. NY: Harcourt, Brace, 1939 (early but not 1st ed.). 308p, many ills. by John Austin Taylor. Good hardcover; no d.j. Covers rubbed, lightly stained overall. Large bookplate. ** The first young adult novel about Connie McGuire and her horses. Probably published in the 1940s due to copyright page statement about government regulations for saving paper. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.