Though not perfect, this is still a copy in collectible condition. The first terrible storm comes to the barren prairie in October. First Edition. Hard Times on the Prairie (1986) Animal Adventures (1994) Christmas in the Big Woods (1995) The Adventures of Laura and Jack (1997) Pioneer Sisters Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Here are some of the accounts. The storm immobilized New York, Boston and other major cities, blocking roads and wiping out telephone, telegraph and rail service for several days. 325 pp. Illustrated by Helen Sewell and Mildred Boyle. First edition stated, first printing with "I-P" code on copyright page. The Long Winter (Little House) by Laura Ingalls Wilder and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.com. The Long Winter. Condition: Good. Record # 500532. Genuine vintage 1940s children’s clothing can still be found in some antique stores. The Long Winter is the sixth book written by Laura Ingalls Wilder from the Little House book series. On April 9, German forces entered Denmark and occupied the peninsula without serious resistance. This winter was the coldest in the CET series, at -1.2! More than 120 winters have come and gone since the so-called “Great White Hurricane,” but this whopper of a storm still lives in infamy. Harper & Brothers, New York, 1940. After the war, they were withdrawn again by the decision of the IOC until the 1960 Olympics in Squaw Valley, when the women skated 500 m, 1000 m, 1500 m and 3000 m. Condition: Fair. Women's events were also set to be held at the 1940 Winter Olympics, which were cancelled. The author would like to thank George Briscoe, Katherine Coram, Dennis Edelin, Meg Hacker, MaryBeth Linne, Virginia E. Potter, Reginald Washington, and Thomas E. Weir, Jr., for their help. Last week A LOOK BACK: Winter Of 1962-63. First Edition. Later printing of first edition (c. 1944) . Condition: Good. Condition: Good+. Publisher's beige cloth binding stamped in darker brown, lacking the dust jacket. Black & white and color illustrations by Helen Sewell & Mildred Boyle. Publisher's beige cloth binding stamped in darker brown, lacking the dust jacket. Hardcover, light tan cloth stamped in dark brown, 325 pages. Harper, New York, 1940. (1739-40 was -0.4) This winter was described by R.D. Laura Ingalls Wilder, By the Shore of Silver Lake (1939), The Long Winter (1940), Little Town on the Prairie (1941), These Happy Golden Years (1943, paperback 1971). Brown cover somewhat soiled and chipped. 8vo. Hardcover. Holes would be punched in the lid, forming a design. Some dust darkening and edge wear, more pronounced on the rear panel. Condition: Very Good. Daily Mail article written in January 2010. A self-conscious woman juggles adjusting to her new role as an aristocrat's wife and avoiding being intimidated by his first wife's spectral presence. Very Good, with lean to spine and previous owner bookplate to front pastedown, otherwise a rather nice copy of the beloved children's classic. Harper & Brothers, New York, 1940. On September 7, 1940, 300 German bombers raid London, in the first of 57 consecutive nights of bombing. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. A notable event during the Phoney War was the Winter War, which started with the Soviet Union's assault on Finland on 30 November 1939. Site Map | Foot warmers LONG WINTER DRIVE NOW SEEN BY REICH; Attacks Center on Important Economic Objectives Rather Than Only Military Posts LONG WINTER DRIVE NOW SEEN BY REICH. Soiling to edges. No date on title page but stated First Edition with a "I-P" code. Otherwise the Book is clean. The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder [Laura Ingalls Wilder; Helen Sewell; Mildred Boyle] -- A severe blizzard isolates the Dakota town in which Laura and Mary live. If it's out there, we'll find it for you! First edition stated, first printing with "I-P" code on copyright page. In later editions, new drawings by Garth Williams were added. In mid February there was a thaw. Apart from one or two false alarms in the early days of the war, no sirens wailed in London until June 25. THE LONG WINTER by Wilder, Laura Ingalls Seller Type Punch Matrix Published 1940 Condition About fine in near-fine jacket Edition First edition (stated) Site by Bibliopolis. These are covered copper or brass pans, with a long handle. A desperate need for food sends Almanzo and another boy on a dangerous trip across the prairie. Despite stubborn Norwegian resistance, and the landing of British and French troops in support in northern Norway, the Norwegian government agreed to an armistic… A solid copy of the 1940 stated 1st edition . First Edition. The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder, 1940, Harper edition, in English - 1st ed. The long winter. Wilder, Laura Ingalls. The severe, relentless winter of 1946-47 will be long remembered as one of our most legendary. Bookplate, else a clean, bright Very Good copy of the Book in an attractive jacket. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Price-clipped dust jacket is fresh and bright, with light rubbing at edges and a tiny nick at spine. Vintage 1940 The Long Winter ex-library hardcover book that is by Laura Ingalls Wilder and in worn condition with yellowed pages and taped along the binding. Most uncommon in any dust-wrapper. 1st Edition. Harper & Brothers, New York, 1940. Head and tail of spine bumped. Overalls, coveralls, uniforms, and workwear separates made up the bulk of men’s vintage work clothes as well as casual clothing for most classes. Very Good, with lean to spine and previous owner bookplate to front pastedown, otherwise a rather nice copy of the beloved children's classic. Food stores begin to run dangerously low. Edgewear to covers. A seaborne and airborne force, covered by a German air screen, then invaded Norway. The blue long coat is the ultimate in luxury womens outerwear and a real statement piece. This was done with a bed warmer. Signature of prior owner. THE LONG WINTER, Harper & Brothers, 1940, first edition, very light scattered foxing to the t.p.e. Hard Cover. The timeline of the Winter War is a chronology of events leading up to, culminating in, and resulting from the Winter War. This bombing “blitzkrieg” (lightning war) would continue until May 1941. US$ 4.50, Shipping: Beginning in September 1944, Allied troops had liberated most of the South of the country, but their Brown boards with darker brown illustration of Laura looking out a window. First Edition with I-P notation. Plain endpapers. Condition: Fine. Among these were 19 panzer divisions, and in total the “Barbarossa” force had about 3,000 tanks, 7,000 artillery pieces, and 2,500 aircraft. Illustrated by Sewell, Helen (illustrator). Hardcover. Text good. First edition stated, first printing with "I-P" code on copyright page. ; 7.50 X 5.10 X 1.10 inches; 325 pages. Harper & Brothers, 1940. Blue dotted endpapers. By the Shores of Silver Lake is advertised on the rear flap; all eight Little House books are listed on the rear panel. Very Good, with lean to spine and previous owner bookplate to front pastedown, otherwise a rather nice copy of the beloved children's classic. In protective Mylar. Can't remember the title or the author of a book? Picture and title are stamped in brown on tan cloth boards. First Edition. 's and fore edge, else a tight, bright vg+/near fine copy in an attractive pictorial dust-wrapper with some wear and tear and a 3.5 cm long by 1 cm deep chip missing from the upper left corner of the front dust-wrapper panel and an approximate 2.5 cm by 3.5 cm piece missing from the head of dust-wrapper spine with some inner non-stick tape reinforcement to the spine as well as the rear spine fold. Illustrated. The top edges of the pages are pretty dusty and there is some minor rubbing to the end papers. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Cheer up! US$ 4.00, Shipping: US$ 12.50, Wilder, Laura Ingalls & Helen Sewell & Mildred Boyle. Materials, colors, and fit changed, but the overall style of workwear for common occupations remained the same. Book is As New, crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. First edition stated, first printing with "I-P" code on copyright page. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1940. The winter of 1939–40 was severe, but the summer was pleasant, and in their leisure hours Londoners thronged the parks or worked in their gardens. The jacket is price clipped, though original to the Book, as I plucked it from the shelf it had sat upon for 50 plus years myself! Small chips off spine top and bottom. Laura, Pa, Ma, Mary, Carrie, and little Grace face the winter as best they can, but soon, blizzards have covered the town in snow that piles up to the rooftops, cutting the town off from supplies and trade. The navy stylish coat can be paired with your existing winter wardrobe The famine affected people of all … 1E-mail: schulzl{at}missouri.edu. Get this from a library! If you know the book but don't find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for you as new inventory is added. The winter of 1944–45 is known as the ‘Hunger Winter’ in The Netherlands, which was occupied by the Germans in May 1940. Helen Sewell & Mildred Boyle (illustrator). With snow piled as high as the rooftops, it’s impossible for trains to deliver supplies, and the townspeople, including Laura and her family, are starving. Hardcover in dust jacket. Shorts remained time-and-place specific for women (gardening, exercising, and hiking), until the Bermuda shorts craze of the late 1940s, when … Solid binding, unmarked pages. The pan was filled with rocks that had been heated at the edge of the fire and then slid between layers of bedding using the long handle. Tight and VG in its light-brown cloth, with a bit of mild darkening at the inner hinges and very light foxing to the preliminaries. 's and fore edge, else a tight, bright vg+/near fine copy in an attractive pictorial dust-wrapper with some wear and tear and a 3.5 cm long by 1 cm deep chip missing from the upper left corner of the front dust-wrapper panel and an approximate 2.5 cm by 3.5 cm piece missing from the head of dust-wrapper … Hardcover. Description: Helen Sewell and Mildred Boyle. You searched for: Dust Jacket Condition: None. X, the long winter (title) X. HarperCollins Publishers, 2003. The Long Winter. Item #140940899, © 2021 Burnside Rare Books. The fledgling town of De Smet in the Dakota Territory is hit hard by the brutal winter of 1880-1881. The brief northern campaign was one of the most successful of Hitler's gambles. Then it snows almost without stopping until April. THE LONG WINTER, Harper & Brothers, 1940, first edition, very light scattered foxing to the t.p.e. Many new vintage inspired children’s clothes will work well for a 1940s theme family photo, school play, reenactment, Halloween costume, or special event. In the winter and spring of 1944 after a railway strike, the German occupation limited rations such that people, including pregnant women, in the western region of The Netherlands, including Amsterdam, received as little as 400–800 calories/d. Publisher's beige cloth binding stamped in darker brown, lacking the dust jacket. Starting at the turn of the century and into the 1960s, there was little change in men’s workwear styles. It says at the bottom of the page "This special edition is published by arrangement with the publishers of the regular edition Harper & Brothers by E.M. HALE AND COMPANY, Eau Claire Wisconsin. Several theatres and many cinemas were open, and there were even a few sporting events. Blackmore, in his book 'Lorna Doone'. Our BookSleuth is specially designed for you. Edges and corners are rubbed with light fraying at corners. It was published in 1940 and originally illustrated by Helen Sewell. Overall, an attractive copy of a Book that is scarce in any condition! The Long Winter was indeed that, with 7 months of blizzards nearly freezing and starving the Ingalls family to death. Illustrated with pictures by Helen Sewell and Mildred Boyle--the frontis in color, the rest in black and white. Near Manchester, the ground had frozen to 27 inches, and in Somerset, to an astonishing 4 feet! Harper & Brothers, New York, 1940. With Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson. A solid copy of the 1940 stated 1st edition. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. I have found a Laura Ingalls Wilder book "The Long Winter" copywrite 1940, pictures by Helen Sewell and Mildred Boyle. A handsome early copy of this childhood classic, the sixth title in the Little House on the Prairie books. Corners bumped. No Jacket. It is the fifth best-selling book from the Little House series. US$ 3.95, Shipping: Cloth. 1688-89: Long and severe frosts, Thames froze over. Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1940. The Long Winter. As a kid, I liked it for the adventure of it all, as an adult I like it for the sense of realism- they actually nearly died! 3. After a stretch of rainy but unseasonably mild weather, temperatures plunged and vicious winds kicked up, blanketing the East Coast in snow and creating drifts up to 50 feet high. laura ingalls wilder (author/artist etc.) Some short tears and a small chip from the rear panel, but still an attractive example. The long winter. When the skies finally cleared, fires a… With that said, you don’t have to hunt for it. The princess wool coat features pleating at the front adds structure whilst the cinched in waist and full skirt gives a feminine look. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. All rights reserved. World War II - World War II - Invasion of the Soviet Union, 1941: For the campaign against the Soviet Union, the Germans allotted almost 150 divisions containing a total of about 3,000,000 men. Author: Laura Ingalls Wilder Title: The Long Winter Publication: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1940. Publisher's beige cloth binding stamped in darker brown, lacking the dust jacket. US$ 5.00, Shipping: This would warm the bed quite effectively. The Very Scarce First Edition of one of the LITTLE HOUSE Books. 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