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Banjo Billy and Mr. Bones by May Justus - First Edition - 1944 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000002935)

Banjo Billy and Mr. Bones

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Banjo Billy and Mr. Bones

by May Justus

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  • hardcover
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Chicago: Albert Whitman & Company, 1944. Hardcover. First Edition, no additional printings listed. Blue cloth over boards with red lettering to spine and illustrated pastedown to front. Illustrated endpapers. Color frontis. Many color and B&W illustrations. Very Good book in pictorial cover. No jacket. Bookplate to verso of FFEP, otherwise interior is unmarked. Binding tight. Cloth lifting off upper edge of inner board. Corners and spine ends bumped and worn. See photos. Not from a library. 63 pages. The story of an orphan boy and his dog, Mr. Bones, looking for his own "stay place."

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Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000002935
Title
Banjo Billy and Mr. Bones
Author
May Justus
Illustrator
Christine Chisholm
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Albert Whitman & Company
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date published
1944
Keywords
fiction, children, juvenile, kids, teenagers, teens, young adult, youth, orphans, adoption, music, folksongs, bango, dogs, Southern Highlands, Appalachia
Bookseller catalogs
Children; Fiction; North Carolina; Music and Dance;
Size
8vo

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About Books of the World

Selling books from around the world. I am not a professional bookseller. Rather, I am finding new homes for the library I have collected over five decades.

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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
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verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
Cloth
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bookplate
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First Edition
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