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OUR MUTUAL FRIEND., Dickens, Charles.  Introduction by Iain Sinclair.
1 Dickens, Charles. Introduction by Iain Sinclair. OUR MUTUAL FRIEND.
London Folio Society 2005 Hard Cover Near Fine Marcus Stone. 
927 pp, 10 1/4" H. Quarter bound in deep maroon leather with maroon cloth sides, black leather title label with gilt lettering/border on spine. Gilt borders on front and rear boards, top edge gilt, integral maroon ribbon bookmark. Maroon endpapers and slipcase. B&w illustrations. "The text and illustrations of this edition reproduce those of the Nonesuch Dickens, published in 1938 by the Nonesuch Press - with minor emendations." Book has a very minor bump at bottom of front hinge area. Slipcase has minor rubbing, small bump at one front bottom corner. 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
THE LITTLE BOOKROOM:  ELEANOR FARJEON'S SHORT STORIES FOR CHILDREN CHOSEN BY HERSELF., Farjeon, Eleanor.
2 Farjeon, Eleanor. THE LITTLE BOOKROOM: ELEANOR FARJEON'S SHORT STORIES FOR CHILDREN CHOSEN BY HERSELF.
London Oxford University Press 1960 4th Printing Hard Cover Very Good - Very Good Edward Ardizzone. 
302 pp, 8 3/4" H. B&w illustrations. "As a little girl, rapt among the dusty overflow volumes of her father's library, in a room that was known as the Little Bookroom, the small Eleanor Farjeon found a treasure house of delight; just such a treasure house is this collection of her own best stories, chosen by herself - 'The Little 'Bookroom'. Contents: The King and the Corn; The King's Daughter Cries for the Moon; Young Kate; The Flower Without a Name; The Goldfish; The Clumber Pup; The Miracle of the Poor Island; The Girl Who Kissed the Peach-Tree; Westwoods; The Barrel-Organ; The Giant and the Mite; The Little Dressmaker; The Lady's Room; The Seventh Princess; Leaving Paradise; The Little Lady's Roses; In Those Days; The Connemara Donkey; The Tims; Pennyworth; And I Dance Mine Own Child; The Lovebirds; San Fairy Ann; The Glass Peacock; The Kind Farmer; Old Surly and the Boy; Pannychis. Bookplate on front free endpaper, tiny erased number on rear pastedown, small soft bump to top corner of most pages, light edge wear, light fading to bottom edges of book, very light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, very small bump at top corner of boards, small faint soiling marks on top of text block, three tiny foxing marks on bottom of text block. Dust jacket has light edge wrinkling, slight toning at top edge of flaps amd on flap-folds. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
PORT CREDIT: A GLIMPSE OF OTHER DAYS., Weeks, Verna Mae.
3 Weeks, Verna Mae. PORT CREDIT: A GLIMPSE OF OTHER DAYS.
Mississauga, Ontario Verna Mae Weeks 1995 0969130163 / 9780969130161 First Edition Soft Cover Fine 
194 pp, 8 3/4" H. B&w photographs, reproductions. A local history of Port Credit, Ontario, now part of the city of Mississauga. Contents: Introduction; The Credit River Indian Band; On the River; The Harbour; The First Fire; Recovery, and the Second Fire; Wrecks, and Brave Vesselmen; The Ann Brown; The Last of the Stone Hookers; The Fishing Tugs; River Sports and Recreations; The Park on the Little Green Island; In the Village; The Oil Companies; The Brick Yard; The Starch Works; The Lumber Yard; Inns and Hotels; The Public Schools; The Public Library; An Historic Graveyard; On Peter Street; The Village Dressmaker; A Lake Captain; The Marshes; As the Years Passed By. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
4 Weeks, Verna Mae. PORT CREDIT: A GLIMPSE OF OTHER DAYS.
Mississauga, Ontario Verna Mae Weeks 1995 0969130163 / 9780969130161 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
194 pp, 8 3/4" H. B&w photographs, reproductions. A local history of Port Credit, Ontario, now part of the city of Mississauga. Contents: Introduction; The Credit River Indian Band; On the River; The Harbour; The First Fire; Recovery, and the Second Fire; Wrecks, and Brave Vesselmen; The Ann Brown; The Last of the Stone Hookers; The Fishing Tugs; River Sports and Recreations; The Park on the Little Green Island; In the Village; The Oil Companies; The Brick Yard; The Starch Works; The Lumber Yard; Inns and Hotels; The Public Schools; The Public Library; An Historic Graveyard; On Peter Street; The Village Dressmaker; A Lake Captain; The Marshes; As the Years Passed By. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very tiny crease at bottom corner of covers, minor twist to spine, minor soiling on bottom of text block. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 


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