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"Unknown Country".  The Story of Czechoslovakia by Preston Benson.

"Unknown Country". The Story of Czechoslovakia by Preston Benson.

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"Unknown Country". The Story of Czechoslovakia by Preston Benson.

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(MINIATURE BOOK) "Unknown Country", the Story of Czechoslovakia by Preston Benson. London: Lincolns-Prager, 1942. With diagram map inside front cover + 16pp photographs. 32mo, 95pp; pictorial printed wrappers. Fine copy.
First edition. On the history and anti-Nazi resistance of Czechoslovakia. Measures 3-1/4 x 2-1/4 inches.
No other copy in commerce besides a 1943 revised version printed in the USA.

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Bookseller
BATTLEDORE LTD US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
BB114
Title
"Unknown Country". The Story of Czechoslovakia by Preston Benson.
Author
(MINIATURE BOOK)
Illustrator
Outline map inside front cover + 16pp photographs
Format/Binding
Pictorial printed wrappers
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Lincolns-Prager
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1942
Pages
95pp
Size
32mo
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
miniature, Czechoslovakia, anti-nazi
Bookseller catalogs
Miniature Books; Propaganza;

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BATTLEDORE LTD

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Kingston, New York

About BATTLEDORE LTD

Founded in 1988, Battledore has been promoting children's books and related references/bibliographies through catalogues, by direct mail, online internet sales and special exhibitions, including the annual ABAA Antiquarian Rare Books Fair in New York City (Park Avenue Armory at 67th Street). Since 2002 we have maintained a "by appointment" store front gallery in Kingston NY that is fully operational. For scheduling a visit to discuss collection development, please email us at battledore@mail.com. The President of Battledore Ltd has represented Maurice Sendak as liaison for private collectors and institutions worldwide from 1970 thru 2003 and continues to maintain a fine inventory of his original artwork along with curated selections of original illustration art for children's books by other well-recognized artists and illustrators.

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