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Author Name    Tuer, Andrew W.

Title   STORIES FROM OLD-FASHIONED CHILDREN'S BOOKS.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   Facsimile Reprint.

Publisher   London Bracken 1985

ISBN Number    1851700005 / 9781851700004

Seller ID   8559

439 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H). Reprint of the Leadenhall Press edition of 1899. Many b&w illus. "In this collection of children's stories the author collates early works, with illustrations, woodcut or copperplate engravings that capture the elusive pleasure these books brought to children of past centuries. The author leads the reader into a fascinating study of the most imaginative field of literary history, both from the satisfaction derived in enjoying these charming and often precious books, and from the sound investment a collection represents." Pages browning lightly, and very minor edgewear to boards. Dust jacket has minor edgewear and light wrinkling.

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