THE HALF-PENNY ADVENTURE.
Edition: First printing.
New York: D. Appleton-Century, (1945.). Hardcover first edition - Set towards the end of World War II, the effects of the war influence this story - a shortage of workers means that Eunice is helping out for the summer at her uncle's small town newspaper; part of the plot involves a scheme to defraud disabled veterans. Illustrated with drawings by Sylvia Haggander. One of Seaman's later novels and one of the most difficult to find. 163 pp.
Condition: Very good+ in tan cloth with dark green lettering (gift inscription dated Christmas 1945), no dust jacket.