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HELEN'S BABIES by  John Habberton - Hardcover - 1914 - from Stella & Rose's Books and Biblio.com

HELEN'S BABIES

by Habberton, John

Condition: Good


Published by Hutchinson & Co., 1914. Hardback. Good. Illustrated by Solomon, Carrie. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Red cloth, gilt pictorial spine, gilt titles and vignette to front. 16 charming tissue guarded colour plates plus numerous b/w line drawings. Illustrated endpapers. All edges gilt. 248 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Gilt dulled on darkened spine. One hinge cracked. Light browning to endpapers. An odd mark to contents but generally clean. All plates present, glue marks to edges of a couple from binding process.


  • Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1505348
  • Title: HELEN'S BABIES
  • Author: Habberton, John
  • Illustrator:Illustrated by Solomon, Carrie
  • Format/binding:Hardback
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Published by Hutchinson & Co.
  • Date published: 1914
  • Keywords: CHILDRENS


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