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Fifty-two Other Stories for Girls

£19.99

Product description

Miles was a prolific author, editor, journalist and lecturer who published 50 volumes of this kind issued at five shillings a book. The present one has multiple contributers of both sexes. Most of the tales are fairly short and are grouped together - Home and School; Heroism and Adventure; Girlhood and Youth; Life and Work and Domestic Life.

Hutchinson hardback with no DJ. There is an illustration on the front cover and a girl with a horse outside a building. The covers show wear particularly of the corners. The lettering is gilt which has become somewhat faded. All the text block edges are gilt. The binding has been sprung in several places but remains functkional. The front and rear hinges internally are simuilarly slprung but still working. The end pages are black and the one at the front is missing. Owner's name on next page with a couple of stains. Frontispiece with transparency protection. This volume is undated but the preface is 1892

Clearly a popular voluime in its day.

Item details

Author(s):
Miles Alfred H
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21 x 14 cm approx
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
464
Publisher:
Hutchinson
Title:
Fifty-two Other Stories for Girls

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Miles was a prolific author, editor, journalist and lecturer who published 50 volumes of this kind issued at five shillings a book. The present one has multiple contributers of both sexes. Most of the tales are fairly short and are grouped together - Home and School; Heroism and Adventure; Girlhood and Youth; Life and Work and Domestic Life.

Hutchinson hardback with no DJ. There is an illustration on the front cover and a girl with a horse outside a building. The covers show wear particularly of the corners. The lettering is gilt which has become somewhat faded. All the text block edges are gilt. The binding has been sprung in several places but remains functkional. The front and rear hinges internally are simuilarly slprung but still working. The end pages are black and the one at the front is missing. Owner's name on next page with a couple of stains. Frontispiece with transparency protection. This volume is undated but the preface is 1892

Clearly a popular voluime in its day.

Author(s):
Miles Alfred H
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21 x 14 cm approx
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
464
Publisher:
Hutchinson
Title:
Fifty-two Other Stories for Girls

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