Faith Gartney's Girlhood Mrs.A.D.T. Whitney 1911 HB Pub. The New York Book Company Mrs. Whitney, an American novelist and poet was born in Boston Sept.15th, 1824 and married Mr. Whitney of Milton, Mass. in 1843. This is a purely told story of New England life, especially with dramatic incidents and an excellent bit of romance, breadth of view on social conditions, a deeply religious spirit, and a charming facility both in descriptive and romantic passages, gave this novelist her sustained popularity. She died in Boston on Mar.21st, 1906. HB no DJ and has 180 pages.DJ: none, Covers: very good/spine faded some and has tiny corner dings, Pages: good +/browned and paper cracked at front to spine/cloth still holding.