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Children and Their Literature by  Constantine Georgiou - Signed First Edition - 1969 - from Knickerbocker Books (SKU: 006150)

Children and Their Literature

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Children and Their Literature

by Georgiou, Constantine

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Near Fine/Not Issued
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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1969. NEAR FINE Author -signed 1969 First Edition, First Printing, with full number line. Inscribed on title page, in green felt-tip ink, "For Al & Gert, with my warmest regards. Constantine Georgiou. January, 1969." No other markings. Pages crisp, clean and fine. Firmly bound in color printed cloth hardcover. Very slight wear to near fine cover - no stains, scuffs, tears or chips. Binding and hinges firm, intact and straight. No dust jacket, as issued. A comprehensive study of children's books, topics including the history and literary criticism; picture books, poetry, folk tales, fables and legends, fantasy, history as portrayed in children's literature and more. Generously illustrated with black & white reproductions of artwork in children's books as well as full-page color plates. An excellent resource for collectors, parents and educators. 7 x 10". [xii] + 501 pages.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Not Issued.


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Knickerbocker Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
Children and Their Literature
Georgiou, Constantine
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Not Issued
First Edition
Prentice-Hall, Inc.
Place of Publication
Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Date published
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction, Literature, Literary Crit; Children's & Illustrated;

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About Knickerbocker Books

Knickerbocker Books has moved from Yonkers, New York to the historic Hudson River Valley townshipof Kinderhook, in Columbia County. We offer fine used and rare books: art, photography, childrens, history, books on New York State, the Hudson Valley region...and more!


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First Edition
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title page
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number line
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