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The Cobbler's Shop and Other Tales by  Alison Uttley - First Edition - 1950 - from RareNonFiction.com (SKU: 219a1223)

The Cobbler's Shop and Other Tales

The Cobbler's Shop and Other Tales by  Alison Uttley - First Edition - 1950 - from RareNonFiction.com (SKU: 219a1223)

The Cobbler's Shop and Other Tales

by Uttley, Alison

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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London: Faber & Faber Limited, 1950. Book. Illus. by Hawkins, Irene. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 167 pages. Contains the following stories: The Kissing-Bunch; The Cobbler's Shop; Orion Hardy; Young Lambs For Sale; The Little Iron Bedstead; The Fir Trees and The Christmas Tree; The Churchyard; The Lead-Miner; Lady Echo; The Little Cob-Nut Tree; The Girl Whom the Wind Loved; The Field That Didn't Wish For Company. Bookplate and small sticker removal mark upon front free endpaper. Narrow opening along back hinge. Considerable crayon markings on various pages and back free endpaper. Moderate foxing. Above-average wear. Bit of sticker residue inside back board. Spine leaning partially. Although this copy has seen better days, it remains a worthy copy of this uncommon Uttley title..

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Bookseller
RareNonFiction.com CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
219a1223
Title
The Cobbler's Shop and Other Tales
Author
Uttley, Alison
Illustrator
Hawkins, Irene
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Faber & Faber Limited
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1950
Keywords
The Cobbler's Shop and Other Tales The Kissing-Bunch; The Cobbler's Shop; Orion Hardy; Young Lambs For Sale; The Little Iron Bedstead; The Fir Trees and The Christmas Tree; The Churchyard; The Lead-Miner; Lady Echo; The Little Cob-Nut Tree; The Gi
Bookseller catalogs
Alison Uttley - First Edition; Children's Collectible;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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