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The Chestry Oak

£25.00

Product description

236pp. 1948 first edition / first printing. Cherry pictorial cloth stamped with maroon illustration. Covers have scuffs, edges to front and rear showing some fraying. Top and base of spine bumped. Missing dust jacket. Block clean, tho with slight foxing. Front papers with couple of minor markings, max 5mm. FFEP has remnants of a partially removed award notation. Pages slightly yellowed, but clean, with no marks, annotations or tears. Binding tight.
This is the story of a young boy from Hungary during WWII who carries an acorn to New York state where he must find a new home with the help of friendly American soldiers. The story also features a dancing black stallion named Midnight. Featuring 16 full page and smaller gravure illustrations by Seredy

Item details

Author(s):
Seredy, Kate
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22 x 15 x 2.5 cm
Edition:
1948
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
236
Publisher:
Viking Press

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236pp. 1948 first edition / first printing. Cherry pictorial cloth stamped with maroon illustration. Covers have scuffs, edges to front and rear showing some fraying. Top and base of spine bumped. Missing dust jacket. Block clean, tho with slight foxing. Front papers with couple of minor markings, max 5mm. FFEP has remnants of a partially removed award notation. Pages slightly yellowed, but clean, with no marks, annotations or tears. Binding tight.
This is the story of a young boy from Hungary during WWII who carries an acorn to New York state where he must find a new home with the help of friendly American soldiers. The story also features a dancing black stallion named Midnight. Featuring 16 full page and smaller gravure illustrations by Seredy

Author(s):
Seredy, Kate
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22 x 15 x 2.5 cm
Edition:
1948
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
236
Publisher:
Viking Press

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