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41 Westerman, John F.C. TWELVE MONTHS TO WIN.
Ward, Lock, London, n.d. 
120 pp, small 8vo (7 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. One of 'The Mayflower Series'. B&w frontispiece. "The Widgeons, a party of boy scouts, are robbed of the fifty pounds they have drawn from the bank in order to buy equipment for camping. F ortuitously a Mr. X appears on the scene, learns of the tragedy, and offers to replace the fifty pounds that have been stolen on the understanding that the loan will become a gift if the boys succeed in discovering the identity of their wo u l d - b e b e n efactor. With zest, every scout forthwith becomes a sleuth. But the task proves to be a tough one, involving the Widgeons in all sorts of perplexities and dangers." Three leaves with two sharp creases at top corner, light brown in g to p ag es , b ro wn ing to edges of textblock, very light wrinkling to top/bottom of spine, minor edge wear. Dust jacket has light edge wear, light to moderate edge creasing, a few tiny closed tears, a few minor chips, slight darkening to s pin e and fl ap- fol ds , l igh t r ubbing on spine, small light liquid stain on rear panel. Very Good/Very Good- 
Price: 10.00 USD
Sandwich, Massachusetts The Thornton W. Burgess Society 2000 962117110 Revised and Enlarged Edition. Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
187 pp, 9 1/4" H. Numerous b&w illustrations plus 4 color plates. "Wayne W. Wright, the compiler of the descriptive bibliography of Burgess's books, originally published in 1979, has revised and enlarged the work. This new edition has even more illustrations, including color pictures of book covers. It includes physical descriptions of each American edition of Burgess's books, a chronology of his publications, a collection of different artists' conceptions of the most famous Burgess character, Peter Rabbit, and a checklist of sources on Burgess and his works. The updated edition contains descriptions of new volumes published since 1979, more information on the many picture books, and listings of more foreign editions and anthologies containing Burgess stories." Dust jacket has very minor edge wear. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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