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Young Bess by Margaret Irwin - First - 1945 - from Revue & Revalued Books  and Biblio.com

Young Bess

by Margaret Irwin

Condition: Good-/None


This book is in good condition. There is some wear on the front, back, edges, and the spine of the cover
boards. There is severe bumping and fraying on the cover boards.The previous owner's stamp is affixed to
the inside of the front cover board . The pages are yellowing and tanning , but the pages are clear of any markings. Some of the pages are dog-eared.

" She had been allowed to come out to the royal flagship, and had been eating cherries and strawberries dipped in wine. All round her the sea was a flaming white glitter, the air was hot high summer, the wind in a mad mood; she was twelve years old, and Tom Seymour, who was Admiral of the Fleet and her favourite step-uncle, was talking to her as though she were rather more; he was joking and chaffing her, but then he did that with all women, even with the Queen...." - Chapter One from Young Bess

  • Bookseller: Revue & Revalued Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 364
  • Title: Young Bess
  • Author: Margaret Irwin
  • Format/binding: The binding is tight and solid.
  • Book condition: Used - Good-
  • Jacket condition: None
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Harcourt, Brace And Company
  • Place: New York, New York
  • Date published: 1945
  • Keywords: Classics, Fiction, Margaret Irwin, War, Time
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction; Classics;
  • Size: Crown Octavo


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