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Aunt Bel by  Guy McCrone - Hardcover - 1949 - from The Old Bookshelf and

Aunt Bel

by McCrone, Guy

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket

United Kingdom: Constable & Company Ltd.. Good in Fair dust jacket. 1949. Hardcover. 1873631391 . A good 1949 hardcover in a fair unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean green boards, bumped/rubbed to the spine ends and corners, slight spine lean, light foxing to text block edge and end papers, no writing or stamps, clean ivory pages. The illustrated dustwrapper is rubbed/creased to the edges with chips and loss at edges,spine ends and corners, supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Aunt Bel continues the story of the Moorhouse family, a story that began with The Wax Fruit Trilogy, as they rose from humble beginnings in Ayrshire to achieve wealth, power and influence in Victorian Glasgow. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland; 258 pages .

  • Bookseller: The Old Bookshelf GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 35199
  • Title: Aunt Bel
  • Author: McCrone, Guy
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good in Fair dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:1873631391
  • ISBN 13:9781873631393
  • Publisher: Constable & Company Ltd.
  • Place: United Kingdom
  • Date published: 1949
  • Keywords: 1873631391
  • Bookseller catalogs: Scottish Lit;


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