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A Wonder Book For Boys & Girls

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A Wonder-Book For Boys and Girls

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel (1804-1864)

Boston: Ticknor, Reed, And Fields, 1852. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fine. First Printing, one of 3,067 copies, with "lifed" for "lifted," line 3, p. 21; first issue (one of only 3067 copies printed and published November,1851), without the inserted publisher's catalogue at rear. Small 8vo: vi,[7]-256pp, with frontispiece and 6 woodcut plates, protected by tissue guards, "gracefully executed" by Hammat Billings, "add[ing] materially to the charm of the little volume." (Grolier) Publisher's original T cloth (faded to an even brown tone), spine lettered and stamped with floral decorations in gilt, covers elaborately paneled in blind, pale yellow endpapers. An exemplary copy, the binding tight and secure, spine relaid professionally and almost imperceptibly, with all lettering intact; light, scattered foxing and the odd, occasional stain. BAL 7606. Grolier Hawthorne 25. Peter Parley to Penrod, p.6. Clark A18.1.a. Stories for girls and boys based on classical myths (Pandora's box, Hercules, Bellerophon and the Chimera, Baucis and Philiomen, Perseus and Medusa), freely adapted from Charles Anton's A Classical Dictionary. Written in the months following publication of House of the Seven Gables. The book proved so popular that Ticknor, Reed, and Fields published the sequel, Tanglewood Tales, the next year. N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition, carefully preserved in archival, removable polypropylene sleeves. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

2011-02-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

2005-05-04. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Wonder-Book For Boys And Girls (Everyman's Library CHILDREN'S CLASSICS)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

1994-10-06. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls (Illustrated)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

2014-08-31. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls (Illustrated)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

2014-08-31. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls (Illustrated)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

2011-03-09. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

2013-10-03. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

HAWTHORNE Nathaniel

Boston Houghton and Mifflin. Very Good. 1898. Cloth. x + 210pp, frontis and coloured plates by Walter Crane ,bound in rubbed gren decorated cloth; Quarto .

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A Wonder-Book For Boys And Girls (Everyman's Library CHILDREN'S CLASSICS)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

1994-10-06. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Chicago, IL: Donohue Henneberry & Co, 1851. 1st Ed. Spine and corners frayed. Silver embossing on front and spine clear and in good condition. Content aged however in excellent c. Hardbound. 16mo. 224 Pgs.. VG. Wonder Book for Boys and Girls by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Published by Donohue Henneberry & Co, Chicago, IL, 1851. 1st Edition. Hardbound, no DJ. Size 16mo (up to 6-1/2'' tall). Condition: VG. Spine and corners frayed. Silver embossing on front and spine clear and in good condition. Content aged however in excellent c. 224 Pgs.

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A wonder book for boys and girls : comprising stories of classical fables / by Nathaniel Hawthorne. 1900 [SUPER DELUXE EDITION]

Hawthorne Nathaniel

2019. SUPER DELUXE EDITION. New. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding(extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc.) Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1900]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure in old look so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Lang: - eng, Pages 330. EXTRA 10 DAYS APART FROM THE NORMAL SHIPPING PERIOD WILL BE REQUIRED. (Normal Hardbound Edition is also available on request.)

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A Wonder Book For Boys And Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

New York: ThomasY.Crowell & Company , 1896. Hardcover. Near Good. Auiftored by son of Sea Captain of a prominent Puritan family from Salem, Mass.,( who died of Yellow fever in Dutch Guiana in 1808 when Hawthorne was 4 years old , descendant of an unrepentant judge at the Salem Witch Trials who figures as the accursed founder of " The House of Seven Gables " novel by gifted writer, Nathaniel Hawthorne ( 1804 - 1864 ) graduate of Bowdoin College in 1825, writer of historical sketches and allegorical tales dealing with moral conflicts in New England , followed by short stories of guilt, secrecy, intellectual and moral pride, and its effects, Puritanisn and its secrets in the New England of the time...followed by a career in writing and editing, custom House work, months spent at the Communal " Brooke Farm " , surveyor for the Port of Salem ( 1846 - 9 ) , consular in Liverpool, England ( in the 1850's ).... A classic interpreter of the spiritiual history of New England, emphasizing allegory and symbolism, the sins of humanity, guilt and themes od inherent evil.... A master of dark-romantic, psychological prose ....And a leader, with Poe, in the development of American short story as a distinctive genre....Hawthorne's " Wonder Book " , originally written in 1852, with stories within a story format, In six sections - described as capital reading for children, from classic mythology, immortal fables , including : The Gogon's Head ( Perseus ) .... The Golden Touch ( Midas ).... The Paradise For Children ( Pandora - leaving only " Hope " remaining in the Box ) ... The Three Golden Apples..... The Miraculous Pitcher.... The Chimera . With each page of text inset and surrounded with floral border. Symbolic title of book in frame-shaped decoration in colors of blue, white, and black, with embossed, primrose flower petals adornment, indented gilt title lettering on front cover of attractive, white cloth book ( 5 5/8 X 8 1/2 ) 233 pages. " The Style of wiriting of Hawthorne is purity iself, wild, paintiff, thoughtful, in accord with his themes " - Poe..... " Weird, subtle, and beautiful " - Whittier , etc.. Book weighs 1 1/3 pounds. . A 118 years old, Hawthorne Children's book, relativlely -intact book for its 118 years. sku 8eep

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Demco Media, 1998-06-01. Turtleback. Good.

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A Wonder-Book For Boys And Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Literary Licensing, LLC. Hardcover. 1494192659 Special order direct from the distributor . New.

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

W.B. Conkey Company, Chicago. Hardcover. Very good copy with illlustrations; brown and loose pages, minor bumping to edges. 16mo. Published in Chicago, 1902 early edition. 203 pages.* We ship in boxes well packed, buying and selling since the 1970s . Very Good. 1902.

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Digireads.com, 2010-01-01. Paperback. Good.

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A wonder book for boys and girls : comprising stories of classical fables / by Nathaniel Hawthorne. 1900 [Leather Bound]

Hawthorne Nathaniel

2019. Leather Bound. New. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine (extra customization on request like complete leather, Golden Screen printing in Front, Color Leather, Colored book etc.) Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1900]. This book is printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Lang: - eng, Pages 330. EXTRA 10 DAYS APART FROM THE NORMAL SHIPPING PERIOD WILL BE REQUIRED FOR LEATHER BOUND BOOKS. COMPLETE LEATHER WILL COST YOU EXTRA US$ 25 APART FROM THE LEATHER BOUND BOOKS.

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Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

San Val, 1998-06. School & Library Binding. Good.

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Saalfield, 1929. Book. Illus. by Peat, Fern. New. Hardcover. This book is virtually new, even at its age! Beautiful full-color pastedown to cover; illus throughout in black/white.

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A Wonder Book for Boys & Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Tor Books. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

London: The Folio Society. NF. 2008. Hardcover. Illustrated cloth boards, internally clean and bright, illustrated. A fine copy in a slipcase a little sunned in parts and showing faint shelfwear. , 4to 11" - 13" tall, xii + 228 pp .

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A Wonder Book For Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Homewood Publishing Company, 1902. Hardcover. Acceptable. Homewood Publishing hardcover, "A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys" by Nathaniel Hawthorne, 259 pages. Hinges starting, foxing to endpages and edges, sunning to edges of boards.

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Wonder book for boys and girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

M.A. Donohue, January 1851. Hardcover. Very Good. undated copy

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel

New York: Burt, 1920. Hardcover. Very Good. Very good hardcover. Later printing. Text clean. Clean burgundy cloth cover. Spine ends lightly rubbed. Top edges of pages have gold gilt. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls,A

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Hardback. New. The first major retelling of the Greek myths and legends, A WONDER-BOOK was published in 1852. The American novelist Nathaniel Hawthorne was a friend of the poet Longfellow and had much earlier suggested they collaborate on a story for children based on the legend of Pandora's Box, but this never ma

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A wonder book for boys and girls : comprising stories of classical fables / by Nathaniel Hawthorne. 1900 [Hardcover]

Hawthorne Nathaniel

2019. Hardcover. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 330. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1900]. This book is Printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions.

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a wonder-book for boys and girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Akron OH NY: Saalfield publishing Co. 1929. Hard cover. Good. Signed by previous owner.. No bent corners. some binding separation but not bad. age shelf wear and yellowing paper. Old book .

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1879. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. This book is clean, tight, basically square (minimal roll) and internally unmarked, but there is am 1891, pencil name on the ffep. It is lightly bumped/rubbed, a bit more so at the ends of the spine and corners. It has 224, clear pages bound in brown cloth covered boards with gold titles on the spine.

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A WONDER BOOK FOR BOYS AND GIRLS

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Chicago: W. B. Conkey Co.. Fair with no dust jacket. Hardcover. We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Browning .

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A wonder book for boys and girls : comprising stories of classical fables / by Nathaniel Hawthorne. 1900

Hawthorne Nathaniel

2019. Softcover. New. Lang: - eng, Pages 330. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1900]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Any type of Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions.

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A wonder book for boys and girls,: Comprising stories of classical fables, (Home library)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

A.L. Burt, January 1851. Hardcover. Used - Very Good/No Jacket. Home Library Edition. Very nice condition. No markings. Maroon cloth with gilt text.

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A wonder book for boys and girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Saalfield Pub. Co, January 1929. Hardcover. Used - Good/No Jacket. Dark blue cloth covered boards with black text on cover and spine. Hinges cracked and repaired. Previous owner's inscription on front end page with date of 1941. Illustrations copyright 1929 on verso of title page. Pages tan and brittle.

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

A.L.Burt, 1900 Hardcover. Acceptable/No Jacket.

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

1-28: M. A. Donahue & Co. Fair. 1900. Hardcover. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 224 pages; Book has wear all the pages are there and the only marke is pencil on the inside of the front cover dating the book to 1904 or before that. Dark green cloth hardcover with a picture of sheep on the front. .

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

P. R. Gawthorn Ltd, 1111. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. 238 pages. Blue pictorial jacket covering blue cloth boards. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. Jacket has light edge wear with minor tears and chipping. Moderate rubbing and soiling.

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

London: P.R. Gawthorn, Ltd, 1111 Not dated, but date with previous owner's name ins 1950. In good pale blue cloth boards, gilt titles to front and spine cloth. The covers are very tight and fairly clean, with white marks on rear fore edge and slightly on edges of front cover, corners a little bumped. Clean end papers; name and date on front free end paper. Fairly clean cut edges. The text block is very good, tightly bound and unmarked. With block of black and white illustrations and colour frontispiece by Arthur Oliffe.

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls : Comprising Stories of Classical Fables

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

A. L. Burt Company. Hardcover. No publication date given; Preface dated 1851. Burgundy cloth covered boards with gold spine titles; edges worn; 12mo, 6 3/4" to 7 3/4" tall; no jacket. Front hinge cracked; pencil marks on rear pastedown; a few pages with dark spots or stains, otherwise interior is clean and unmarked; 290 pages. . Very Good. 9999.

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A wonder book for boys and girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Saalfield Pub. Co, January 1929. Hardcover. Acceptable. Hardcover

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A Wonder-Book For Boys And Girls (Everymans Library CHILDRENS CLASSICS)

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Childrens Classics. New Ed. Hardcover. Used; Good. 10/06/1994

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

New York: Mershon Co, ca 1900. Hardcover. Poor. Red cloth and flowered paper cover. Floral design in silver, title on spine. Spine is somewhat faded, worn on top and bottom. Edges are worn. Cover is almost completely separated from pages. First pages have cut out of bottom; text is not affected. Page loose in front.

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Digireads.com Publishing, 2010. Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Doherty Associates, LLC, Tom, 1998. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls (Illustrated)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

ReadaClassic.com, 2011. Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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A WONDER-BOOK FOR BOYS AND GIRLS

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Akron: Saalfield Publishing Company. 1929. Reprint. Hardcover. Fair, some soiling, hinge paper cracking, page toning, pastedown name. A solid text binding, unmarked text. Fair dust jacket, edge chips, rubbing, a few very small edge tears. Sold AS IS, do not purchase if condition is important to you. ; 234 pages .

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A Wonder Book for Boys and Girls

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

New York: Airmont Publishing Co., 1966. Wraps have light wear. Pages are lightly tanning in margins with no markings in text. . Mass Market Paperback. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" 8.

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A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls (Illustrated)

Nathaniel Hawthorne

ReadaClassic.com. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

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