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Journeys Through Bookland: A New and Original Plan for Reading Applied to the World's Best Literature for Children: Volume Two by  CHARLES H SYLVESTER - Hardcover - 1922 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and Biblio.com

Journeys Through Bookland: A New and Original Plan for Reading Applied to the World's Best Literature for Children: Volume Two

by SYLVESTER, CHARLES H

Condition: Good


Chicago: Edwin Bellows Co, 1922. Good. New edition. Volume two only. 493pp. Blind and gilt embossed black cloth. Gutter cracked, spine ends frayed, corners a bit worn, good only.




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