|[LONGFELLOW, Henry Wadsworth] The Story of Evangeline. Adapted from Longfellow by Clayton Edwards. With the Original Poem. Illustrated by M.L. Kirk. NY: The Hampton Publishing Company, (1939). 8vo, xii 260pp. Blue cloth spine stamped in gilt with full-color paper label affixed to front. 6 color plates. A bright, clean copy with minute rubbing to spine ends and corners, browning to endpapers, slight discoloration to edges of pages, else a tight copy in publisher's dust jacket (light chipping to upper and lower edges, slight cracking to edges of spine, slight rubbing to rear board).
Circa 1939 Maria Kirk Illustrated Edition. This 1939 reinterpretation of Longfellow's famous poem Evangeline features Maria Kirk's delicate artwork on 6 full-color plates as well as the full text of the original poem.