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AMERIGO, THE WANDERING TORTOISE by  Tony Palazzo - First Edition - 1965 - from Ravenswood Books and


by Palazzo, Tony

Condition: Very Good+

Duell, Sloan & Pearce. Very Good+. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Assumed to be first edition. No jacket as issued (? ) . Internal pages clean & tight. Cover has light wear to corners, a little age tanning and very light soiling. Charming colour illustrations by the author. Amerigo, the teenaged tortoise, wanted to see the world so he sets off from his home in the Galapagos on a long and fascinating journey. [375-osl]; 4to 11" - 13" tall .


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