MY SWEET-ORANGE TREE

The charming coming-of-age story from South America
MY SWEET-ORANGE TREE

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1970. First American edition. And the first English-language edition, preceding the UK edition by a year. A clean, Fine copy of the book in a bright, fresh jacket that is also just about Fine, save for a small indentation on the front panel near the spine. Originally published in Brazil in 1968 and translated into English here by Edgar Miller, Jr. A classic coming of age story, following the mischievous and precocious five-year old Zeze. A classic in much of the Latin American world, the story is only just gaining popularity within the US market. Fine in Fine dust jacket. (Item #815)

Price: $350