HEIDI: A Story for Girls (Johanna Spyri) 1901 w/Jacket!
HEIDI: A Story for Girls. Translated from the German of Johanna Spyri, By H. A. Melcon, A. L. Burt Company, Publishers, New York, 1901.
Heidi tells the story of an orphan girl who lives with her grandfather in the Swiss Alps, and is famous for its vivid portrayal of the landscape. Johanna Spyri's heart-warming story was based on the real-life adventures of Heidi Schwaller, 92, who grew up near Chur in the Swiss Alps.
Blue hardcover with cover illustration. Jacket has several chips. Unlike other versions of this classic that I have seen, this one is not illustrated. First Edition. 367 pages plus advertising section in the back.