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The Marlborough Struwwelpeter, First Edition, Very Rare

£250.00

Product description

Cartoons and verse by A DeC Williams
Undated but research suggests 1908.
"Published by The "Times" Office, Marlborough"

A rare provisional rendition of the Struwwelpter story, written and illustrated by A. de C. Williams. It follows the life and tribulations of a Marlborough College schoolboy. Legendary cricketer W.G. Grace's makes a cameo appearance on p.16.

Exceptional condition for age. No inscriptions. Some mild grubbiness to boards but pages all clean and bright (see pics).
A very rare piece in excellent condition.

Item details

Author(s):
A de C Williams
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
24
Publisher:
The Times Office, Marlborough
Title:
The Marlborough Struwwelpeter

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Cartoons and verse by A DeC Williams
Undated but research suggests 1908.
"Published by The "Times" Office, Marlborough"

A rare provisional rendition of the Struwwelpter story, written and illustrated by A. de C. Williams. It follows the life and tribulations of a Marlborough College schoolboy. Legendary cricketer W.G. Grace's makes a cameo appearance on p.16.

Exceptional condition for age. No inscriptions. Some mild grubbiness to boards but pages all clean and bright (see pics).
A very rare piece in excellent condition.

Author(s):
A de C Williams
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
24
Publisher:
The Times Office, Marlborough
Title:
The Marlborough Struwwelpeter

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