Pemrose Lorry Torchbearer 1926 ISABEL HORNIBROOK Antique Girls Fiction Campfire 1st Edition


Title: Pemrose Lorry Torchbearer

Author: Isabel Hornibrook
Illustrator: Nana Bickford Rollins

Description: First Edition (same date on title and copyright page). Green cloth boards pictorially stamped in black and orange. Light edge wear; minor soiling on rear cover. Previous owner's inscription on ffep. Pages clean. Three illustrated plates including frontispiece. 281 pp. 7.3 x 4.8 inches.

A scarce copy of the final book in Hornibrook's Pemrose Lorry series for young girls.

Isabel Katherine Hornibrook (1859-1941) was born in Ireland and immigrated to the United States in 1891. She settled in Massachusetts and wrote several books for young adults, including several Camp Fire Girls books. Torchbearer was the fourth and final book in her Pemrose Lorry series.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company
Place: Boston
Year: 1926

Keywords: Campfire Girls, Camp Fire Girls, Nana Bickford Rollins, antique, juvenile, young adult, girls fiction,

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