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A Firefly In A Fir Tree by  Hilary Knight - First Edition; First Printing - 1963 - from Books Tell You Why, Inc. and

A Firefly In A Fir Tree

by Knight, Hilary

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

New York: Harper & Row. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1963. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. A nice Original first edition in Fine condition in Near Fine dust-jacket with much less rubbing and chipping than usual, small closed tear in the back; "Sing out the old! Sing in the new! May all your Christmas dreams come true". (from the dustjacket of the original edition) The children's Christmas classic from famous Eloise illustrator Hilary Knight, issued as part of the famous Christmas Nutshell Library; Christmas Nutshell Library .


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