by Ruth Plumly Thompson; Founded on and continuing L. Frank Baum
The Reilly & Lee co, 1936. 1951 reprint. Hardcover. Good/dustjacket. Good+ (5 of 10) / in Good dustjacket (4 of 10). dampstain to dj & spine. crisp clear paste-on cover illustrations but for spot to top corner 'C' in Captain and tiny chip to top near the 'S' in Salt. wear to dj corners esp spine ends. no warp or damage to the pages. unclipped dj flap with 2.50 price, rear dj flap lists to 38 Hidden Valley (thus the assumed 1951 reprint date.) No writing or marks. The DustJacket is protected inside an archival plastic protector sleeve. an attractive copy despite the flaws.. * * * * * * * * * * (FREE Media Mail Shipping! Images available for any item, just ask. Any images shown next to the listing that have our www.aCastleofBooks.com watermark on them are the exact item you will receive, all other images are for reference only. Free delivery confirmation for domestic orders. Books with Author signatures are guaranteed authentic. We understand collectors needs in terms of accurate grading and proper packaging. We stand behind our descriptions 100%. All items will be shipped securely to insure that they arrive in exactly the same condition in which they left. May have small easily erasable pencil markings on first page. Our Packing Slips do not contain any pricing information so you may order items as Gifts or for Dropship without concern. We ship every Monday, Wednesday & Friday morning. All items subject to prior sale. Why the odd prices? We run a percent discount for our Biblio listings, which insures Biblio has our lowest prices online, but does give odd change.)
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