Edition: First printing.
Philadelphia: John C. Winston Co., 1954. dj. Hardcover first edition - Story for older children, illustrated by Jean MacDonald Porter. When a family cannot afford to rent a seaside cottage needed for the recuperation and health of the mother, they instead wind up renting a battered paddlewheeled steamboat that had been wrecked.
Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (some light edgewear to dj, and fading on the spine of the dj - the dj flaps had been taped to the inside covers, and the discoloration from the tape remains.)