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Showing the Flag by Jane Gardam - Paperback - First paperback printing - 1990 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000001514)

Showing the Flag

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Showing the Flag

by Jane Gardam

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Condition
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ISBN 10
0349101167
ISBN 13
9780349101163
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London: Sphere Books / Abacus, 1990. Trade Paperback. First paperback printing. Good+. Tanned and foxed. Text unmarked. Spine creased. Not from a library. 162 pages. Most of the stories in this collection are about flags and why the English wave them. This collection also includes a ghost story; the story of a hanging in 1919 of a young boy; and "After the Strawberry Tea", a terror story of an English Chernobyl off the coast of Kent.

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Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
RWARE0000001514
Title
Showing the Flag
Author
Jane Gardam
Format/Binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Good+
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First paperback printing
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0349101167
ISBN 13
9780349101163
Publisher
Sphere Books / Abacus
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1990
Pages
162
Size
8vo
Keywords
fiction, English, England, short stories
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction; Europe; Britain;
Size
8vo

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foxed
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