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The Warden's Niece

£60.00

Product description

First edition of the children's classic 'The Warden's Niece' by Gillian Avery, the first in her series and her first novel. With 14 black and white illustrations by Dick Hart.

Maria, a resourceful orphan who hates her boarding school, runs away to her uncle, a kindly warden of an Oxford college. There she shares lessons with three lively brothers, becomes interested in historical research, and decides to be a professor of Greek.

No dust jacket. Orange boards a little bumped and soiled, spine faded, pages sunned especially at the top ends. Inscription on front endpaper (see photos). A little foxing, but pages appear otherwise unmarked and the binding is sound.

This book will be sent by courier.

Item details

Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Avery, Gillian
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13 cm x 20 cm, 5 in x 7.75 in
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
255
Publisher:
Collins
Title:
The Warden's Niece

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About this item

First edition of the children's classic 'The Warden's Niece' by Gillian Avery, the first in her series and her first novel. With 14 black and white illustrations by Dick Hart.

Maria, a resourceful orphan who hates her boarding school, runs away to her uncle, a kindly warden of an Oxford college. There she shares lessons with three lively brothers, becomes interested in historical research, and decides to be a professor of Greek.

No dust jacket. Orange boards a little bumped and soiled, spine faded, pages sunned especially at the top ends. Inscription on front endpaper (see photos). A little foxing, but pages appear otherwise unmarked and the binding is sound.

This book will be sent by courier.

Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Avery, Gillian
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13 cm x 20 cm, 5 in x 7.75 in
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
255
Publisher:
Collins
Title:
The Warden's Niece

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