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TWO GIRLS AND A KITE or Adventures Around the Kite Shaped Track by  Edith Parker - First edition - 1984 - from johnson rare books & archives (SKU: 59062)

TWO GIRLS AND A KITE or Adventures Around the Kite Shaped Track

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TWO GIRLS AND A KITE or Adventures Around the Kite Shaped Track

by Parker, Edith

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • First
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ISBN 10
0914167014
ISBN 13
9780914167013
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Redlands, California: Moore Historical Foundation, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Annotated by Larry Burgess, Ph.D. Dust jacket art by Leo Politi, with a frontispiece portrait of the author, illustrations by Ethel Burt, and a facsimile pamphlet (housed in the rear pocket). A young lady's account of a two week journey through Southern California on the Santa Fe Railway's Kite-Shaped Track in May 1899. Original brown cloth binding, with gilt titles. Very slight rippling of the dust jacket from the original shrink wrap; otherwise a pristine copy.

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bookseller
johnson rare books & archives US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
59062
Title
TWO GIRLS AND A KITE or Adventures Around the Kite Shaped Track
Author
Parker, Edith
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0914167014
ISBN 13
9780914167013
Publisher
Moore Historical Foundation
Place of Publication
Redlands, California
Date Published
1984
Keywords
California

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