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Where Did I Come From: The Facts of Life without Any Nonsense and with Illustrations by  Peter Mayle - First Edition - 1973 - from Knickerbocker Books (SKU: 004454)

Where Did I Come From: The Facts of Life without Any Nonsense and with Illustrations

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Where Did I Come From: The Facts of Life without Any Nonsense and with Illustrations

by Mayle, Peter

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
ISBN 10
0818401613
ISBN 13
9780818401619
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Secaucus, NJ: Lyle Stuart Inc., 1973. 1973 First Edition: no printing or reprint stated, presumed First Printing. NEAR FINE in VERY GOOD price intact ($5.95) dust jacket. A clean, totally unmarked and firmly bound copy. An unusually well-preserved copy. Pages and printed endpapers fine; bound in hardcover of pictorial paper over boards. Cover is slightly rubbed/toned along edges, otherwise fine. Binding and hinges firm, intact and straight. Unclipped jacket is clean with light toning to spine and flap folds; small chips and tears to jacket spine ends and half-inch triangular chip from bottom edge of jacket front, near spine. Jacket is in a clear protector. A fairly frank presentation of the facts of life to youngsters, presented with gentle humor. Color illustrations by Arthur Robins. Peter Mayle's first book. 10-1/2 z 10-1/2"; 48 pages. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Robins, Arthur. 4to.

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On Feb 6 2007, tracyjesson said:
i had this book at 6 yrs old in 1974 my brothers and now my 4 boys have all used it great book A++++++++++++++++++++++

Details

Bookseller
Knickerbocker Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
004454
Title
Where Did I Come From: The Facts of Life without Any Nonsense and with Illustrations
Author
Mayle, Peter
Illustrator
Robins, Arthur
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0818401613
ISBN 13
9780818401619
Publisher
Lyle Stuart Inc.
Place of Publication
Secaucus, NJ
Date published
1973
Bookseller catalogs
Children's & Illustrated;
Size
4to

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