Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1955. First Edition. Cloth. First edition stated. 8vo (8 1/2 in. tall); 247 pp. Black cloth with gilt and blue spine titling. Eight pages of lovely black and white photographs. Warmly inscribed in pencil by Helen Keller on front free endpaper in the first year of publication, "to Eleanor Gilchrist with sincere regards / Helen Keller / November 16th, 1955." Spine head worn, tail creased, fore-edge corners slightly rubbed. Endpapers barely toned, introduction with stains, two pages with light offset from photographs. When Helen Keller, blind, deaf, and mute, was six, a young woman named Anne Sullivan entered her life. Very Good. No jacket. Item #723
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