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Emil and the Detectives

£7.99

Product description

A copy of this children's story first published in 1931. This copy is a reprint from December 1947. It has an introduction by Walter de la Mare. It includes black and white drawings. It still has its dustjacket, but it is in a rather sorry state, although we also have the piece which is torn off. The hardback cover is embossed with a picture of Emil and the title on the front. It has shelf wear but is overall in good condition. The binding is sound. There is some staining on the end papers from the dustjacket. A previous owner's name has been written inside. Otherwise the pages appear to be in good and clean condition apart from the mark photographed.

Item details

Added value:
Dustjacket
Author(s):
Erich Kastner
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12 x 18.2 x 1.8cm
Edition:
1947
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
222
Publisher:
Jonathan Cape
Title:
Emil and the Detectives

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About this item

A copy of this children's story first published in 1931. This copy is a reprint from December 1947. It has an introduction by Walter de la Mare. It includes black and white drawings. It still has its dustjacket, but it is in a rather sorry state, although we also have the piece which is torn off. The hardback cover is embossed with a picture of Emil and the title on the front. It has shelf wear but is overall in good condition. The binding is sound. There is some staining on the end papers from the dustjacket. A previous owner's name has been written inside. Otherwise the pages appear to be in good and clean condition apart from the mark photographed.

Added value:
Dustjacket
Author(s):
Erich Kastner
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12 x 18.2 x 1.8cm
Edition:
1947
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
222
Publisher:
Jonathan Cape
Title:
Emil and the Detectives

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This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free, no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

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