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The Jolly Book for Boys and Girls by  edited by  Edwin - Hardcover - 1920 - from Heritage Books and

The Jolly Book for Boys and Girls

by Chisholm, Edwin, edited by

Condition: Very Good-/No DJ

London: Thomas Nelson, 1920. Very Good-/No DJ. 8vo = over 9". Eleventh year. Illustrated paper over hard covers, illustrated cloth spine a little faded edges show some wear especially at corners, back cover soiled. Endpages foxed, some mild foxing in margins of some interior pages. Sixteen full-color plates in beautiful condition plus many black & white illustrations throughout. Binding cracked at page 162 but still very good, all pages fully intact. Gift note on front free endpaper.

  • Bookseller: Heritage Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: C290
  • Title: The Jolly Book for Boys and Girls
  • Author: Chisholm, Edwin, edited by
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good-
  • Jacket condition: No DJ
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Thomas Nelson
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1920
  • Pages: 287pp
  • Keywords:
  • Bookseller catalogs: Children's-Sets & Story Collections;
  • Subjects: JUVENILE FICTION / Short Stories;
  • Size: 8vo = over 9"


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