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BEFORE THE LAMPS ARE LIT by  Ida Rentoul (Illustrations)  Tarells (Text) and OUTHWAITE - Hardcover - from Sainsburys Books Pty Ltd and Biblio.com

BEFORE THE LAMPS ARE LIT

by QUIN, Tarells (Text) and OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (Illustrations)

Condition: Landscape 8vo, 190pp, with full page black and white illustrations. A good hardback copy bound in original green cloth with red


George Robertson & Co., Melbourne. No date. Landscape 8vo, 190pp, with full page black and white illustrations. A good hardback copy bound in original green cloth with red & black illustrated cover. Cloth is generally worn, mainly to extremities with some surface flecking. Endpapers foxed. Fore edges tanned and lightly foxed. Binding shaken but holding, with cracking to front hinge and some pages. Prize presentation bookplate dated 1917 to inside cover. .
  • Bookseller: Sainsburys Books Pty Ltd AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 94323
  • Title: BEFORE THE LAMPS ARE LIT
  • Author: QUIN, Tarells (Text) and OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul (Illustrations)
  • Book condition: Used - Landscape 8vo, 190pp, with full page black and white illustrations. A good hardback copy bound in original green cloth with red
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: George Robertson & Co., Melbourne. No date
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature Children's;

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bookplate
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hinge
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foxed
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edges
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shaken
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