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The Adventures of Johnny Chuck (The Bedtime Story Books)

by Thornton W. Burgess; illustrated by Harrison Cady

Condition: Very Good

Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co, 1947. Hardcover. Very Good. Originally published in 1913. Small quarto 8 1/4" tall, 96 pages, red quarter-cloth on color illustrated boards, color illustrations. A very good, generally clean hardcover with moderate shelf wear, fore-corner tips rubbed through to board, backstrip cloth slightly frayed at top and color faded from dampstaing at bottom of the spineat bottom of the spine, minor exterior soiling; binding solid, paper is lightly yellowed. Lacking dust jacket.


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