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The Little Bookroom

by Farjeon, Eleanor

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket; No dust jacket


London: Oxford University Press. Good+ with no dust jacket; No dust jacket. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth titled in gilt. Board bottom edge bumped, corners softened. Signs of dampstain to text block edge, no evidence on pages. Firm binding. ; Eleanor Farjeon's short stories for children chosen by herself and illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages .
  • Bookseller: curtis paul books inc. US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 13013
  • Title: The Little Bookroom
  • Author: Farjeon, Eleanor
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good+ with no dust jacket; No dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1955
  • Keywords: Children's, Short Stories, Illustrations, Edward Ardizzone, King & The Corn, Young Kate, The Clumber Pup, The Barrel-organ, The Lady's Room


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