Hardcover has light shelfwear to edges and covers. Pages tight and clean. DJ protected with mylar and not clipped. Retired library copy with usual marks/distinctions. Pocket removed. BCE/BOMC 188 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1955. ISBN: 0. Celia found life pretty unexciting around Grandfather Jim Mercer's Iowa farm. That's why she could hardly wait to leave for New York, where she hoped to become a concert pianist. But there was certainly no lack of excitement when the blizzard struck.