Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1952. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First English language edition translated from the original Dutch. 7 1/2 in (18.5 cm) tall; 285 p. 1952 stated.
First edition stated on copyright page and $3.00 on jacket flap. Topstain red. Publisher's black cloth with silver lettering to spine. Introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt. Lower rear board with shallow dent, front pastedown with neat last name under jacket flap, verso of front free endpaper with tidy name dated 1952, margin with closed tear, pages slightly toned. Jacket spine somewhat sunned, head with shallow chipping, lower rear panel with short closed tear.
Anneliese Frank's diary documents her life in hiding during the Nazi occupation of Holland beginning in 1942. A well-preserved copy of a compelling book. Near fine / very good+. Item #800