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A London Child of the Seventies

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A London Child of the Seventies

by M. Vivian Hughes

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: Oxford University Press / Humphrey Milford, 1934. Victorian childhood in the 1870s. Terracotta covers with gilt, 173pp with b/w illustrations, inc frontis portrait. Red top edges and rough-cut lower edges. Covers have moderate bumping and wear to extrems, particularly head and foot of spine, with several small (paint?) marks. Dusty page edges slightly foxed, as are prelims. Previous owner's name erased from front pastedown, otherwise internally clean and tight and overall a decent copy. No DJ. Ref:104445. First Edition. Cloth. G+/N/a. 14.5x21.5cm.

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Bookseller
Church Street Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
004445
Title
A London Child of the Seventies
Author
M. Vivian Hughes
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - G+
Jacket condition
N/a
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Oxford University Press / Humphrey Milford
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1934

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About Church Street Books

Second-hand book dealer (formerly in a Diss Shop), with a stock of around 2000 books from modern quality literature to reference, aviation, classics and antiquarian

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