Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. Adapted by Mabel Dodge Holmes.
With illustrations from the Garson/Olivier movie. An early adaptation for children. Holmes rewrites the novel without dumbing it down overmuch. Preface for "teacher, librarian, or parent" and Introduction on Jane Austen's life and the book. A list of principal characters and locations. A chronology of Austen's life. A set of "Oral and Written Activities." Book is in poor condition with pencil marks throughout. Both hinges have broken and are held on by tape. Laidlaw Brothers Publishers. 1958. USED. $10.00