New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, (1974). First Edition. Hardcover. Oblong 8vo. Publisher's red cloth in original dust jacket. Jacket mildly edgeworn, with a short closed tear at top edge of front panel. Faint touches of soil and two tiny dark spots at rear. Cloth fresh. Interior bright. Very good plus. Unpaginated. very good + / very good +. Item #17478
An original modern folk tale about modernization, and an old musician who seeks to preserve the traditions of the countryside through a handmade mandolin, embued with nature's most beautiful sounds.