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Author Name:    STEVENS, Gerald F.

Title:   Old Stone House.

Publisher:    Ryerson Press, Toronto , 1954, 

Seller ID:   95562

STEVENS, Gerald F. The Old Stone House. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1954). First Edition. Pp (6),1-119,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, brown cloth, maroon lettering to spine. Watters p.582. “The Old Stone House is an exciting and often a very humorous tale. Two cosmopolites, full to the gills with city ways, with what is known as sophistication, decide, as so many have decided, to seek a haven in the country. This book is a chronicle of their adventure,their hilarious house hunting, and their somewhat less romantic job of mov ing in and tidying up. An old stone farmhouse calls for quite a bit of altering and fixing and tidying. In the end there emerged a jewel of its kind, the nucleus of a museum of Leeds County antiquities, but above all a home about which more will be written in the days to come. The Old Stone House gives promise of becoming one of the historic houses of Canada.” - from the dj. Contemporary penned name, else very good, nice copy in lightly nicked dustjacket. 45.00


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