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The Slippery Ford; or How Tom Was Taught

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The Slippery Ford; or How Tom Was Taught

by Mrs C. M. Clarke

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  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
VG-/N/a
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About This Item

London: The Religious Tract Society Pink covers with black and gilt decoration to front with coloured flower on lower board, black and gilt lettering and floral decoration to spine. RTS emblem on rear cover. Decorated endpapers, 191pp plus 16pp of adverts. B/w frontis and other full-page illustrations. ND, but neat gift inscription on ffep dated Dec 17, 1885. Dusty and spotted page edges, foxing to prelims and mild bumping and rubbing to extremities of bright covers. But internally solid and clean and overall a very decent copy. Ref:081852. First Edition (?). Cloth. VG-/N/a. Illus. by H French, T Symmons. 13x18.5cm.

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Bookseller
Church Street Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
001852
Title
The Slippery Ford; or How Tom Was Taught
Author
Mrs C. M. Clarke
Illustrator
H French, T Symmons
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - VG-
Jacket condition
N/a
Edition
First Edition (?)
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Religious Tract Society
Place of Publication
London
Size
13x18.5cm

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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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