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The Water-Babies by Charles Kingsley, told to the children by Amy Steedman

£19.99

Product description

From the "Told to the Children" series edited by Louey Chisholm. Abridged version of the original children's classic retold for younger children by Amy Steedman. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron with colour plates. Pagination: vii + 117 pages. There is no publication date stated but date of publication is believed to be within the first decade of the 1900s.

Green cloth binding with black lettering and illustrations to front cover and spine and black border to front cover.

Good condition for a second-hand book: light bumping to hardcover corners and spine ends, light slanting and sunning to spine; bottom and fore edges of pages rough-cut, light tanning to free endpapers, light foxing to page edges with light soiling to top edge, occasional foxing/soiling internally, otherwise internally fine given age of book.

Item details

Author(s):
Kingsley, Charles with Steedman, Amy (reteller)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
16mo - 6-7
Edition:
No date stated, c. 1905.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
117
Publisher:
T.C. and E.C. Jack, Ltd.
Title:
The Water-Babies

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About this item

From the "Told to the Children" series edited by Louey Chisholm. Abridged version of the original children's classic retold for younger children by Amy Steedman. Illustrated by Katharine Cameron with colour plates. Pagination: vii + 117 pages. There is no publication date stated but date of publication is believed to be within the first decade of the 1900s.

Green cloth binding with black lettering and illustrations to front cover and spine and black border to front cover.

Good condition for a second-hand book: light bumping to hardcover corners and spine ends, light slanting and sunning to spine; bottom and fore edges of pages rough-cut, light tanning to free endpapers, light foxing to page edges with light soiling to top edge, occasional foxing/soiling internally, otherwise internally fine given age of book.

Author(s):
Kingsley, Charles with Steedman, Amy (reteller)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
16mo - 6-7
Edition:
No date stated, c. 1905.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
117
Publisher:
T.C. and E.C. Jack, Ltd.
Title:
The Water-Babies

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