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Boy Scouts of America, The Official Handbook for Boys by Boy Scouts of America - Paperback - First Edition - 1912 - from Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc. and

Boy Scouts of America, The Official Handbook for Boys

by Boy Scouts of America

Condition: Good-

New York: Boy Scouts of America, 1912. First Edition. Original Wraps. Good-. 12mo. 404 pages, with 24 pages of ads at rear. Bound in original binding of flexible maroon wrappers, depicting a boy waving his hat above his head, on fron wrap. First edition, early printing; internally clean, with no writing or markings of any kind; a few leaves wrinkled from handling; hinges with a little paper loss, but linen holding well. Overall a serviceable copy, and quite scarce on the market.

  • Bookseller: Charles Parkhurst Rare Books, Inc. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7607
  • Title: Boy Scouts of America, The Official Handbook for Boys
  • Author: Boy Scouts of America
  • Format/binding: Original Wraps
  • Book condition: Used - Good-
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Boy Scouts of America
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1912


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