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HOW THE WHALE BECAME by HUGHES. TED. : Adamson. George. Illustrates - First Edition - from Paul Foster Books (SKU: 8861)

HOW THE WHALE BECAME

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HOW THE WHALE BECAME

by HUGHES. TED. : Adamson. George. Illustrates

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Faber and Faber. London. 1963. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.4 x 6.3 inches). Six full page illustrations by Adamson. A truly fine copy in publishers blue cloth with gilt lettering to the spine. In the original full colour dustwrapper which is also fine and bright. Hughes' first published work of prose. (Sagar and Tabor. Bibliography of Ted Hughes. A6a.).

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Bookseller Inventory #
8861
Title
HOW THE WHALE BECAME
Author
HUGHES. TED. : Adamson. George. Illustrates
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Faber and Faber. London. 1963
Bookseller catalogs
Children's and Illustrated books; Modern First Editions.;

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fine
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