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THE SHIP BY THE SHORE by  W. H Wood - First Edition - 1957 - from The Old Bookshelf and


by Wood, W. H

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

United Kingdom: Brockhampton Press Ltd. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. A very good 1st edition hardcover in a good price-clipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean red boards lightly bumped/rubbed to the spine ends/corners, internally without writing or stamps, unmarked pages a little toned and lightly foxed to the text-block edges (particularly the upper edge). The bright dustwrapper is rubbed/creased to the edges with several small closed tears and tiny chips to corners/spine ends - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and posted within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. ; 190 pages .

  • Bookseller: The Old Bookshelf GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 25558
  • Author: Wood, W. H
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Brockhampton Press Ltd
  • Place: United Kingdom
  • Date published: 1957
  • Keywords: Children's Historical Fiction
  • Bookseller catalogs: Historical Fiction; Juv Historical Fiction; Juv - Historical Fiction;


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