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Levers Pulleys and Engines - A Ladybird Junior Science Book

£14.99

Product description

This jacketed edition is from series 621.

There are 4 titles listed on the rear flap of which this is the last.

The original price of 2/6 is printed on the front flap of the jacket.

The tally number is 100.

The boards are buff colour with a drawing in blue on the front, the back has the blue closed wing logo.

The Ladybird logo is closed wing.

The endpapers are illustrated with drawings of items used within the text.

Some very light shelf-wear along the edges.

The corners are still sharp.

The binding and hinges still quite tight, indicating this book has probably had little use. To maintain the excellent condition of the hinges and binding we did not open the pages to take pictures.

There is a gift dedication on the verso of the ffe dated 1963.

This item is in remarkably good condition for a child's book of this age.

Item details

Added value:
Probably first edn.
Author(s):
Newing, F. E.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
177 x 117 x 6 mm approx.
Edition:
probably circa 1963
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
51
Publisher:
Wills & Hepworth

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About this item

This jacketed edition is from series 621.

There are 4 titles listed on the rear flap of which this is the last.

The original price of 2/6 is printed on the front flap of the jacket.

The tally number is 100.

The boards are buff colour with a drawing in blue on the front, the back has the blue closed wing logo.

The Ladybird logo is closed wing.

The endpapers are illustrated with drawings of items used within the text.

Some very light shelf-wear along the edges.

The corners are still sharp.

The binding and hinges still quite tight, indicating this book has probably had little use. To maintain the excellent condition of the hinges and binding we did not open the pages to take pictures.

There is a gift dedication on the verso of the ffe dated 1963.

This item is in remarkably good condition for a child's book of this age.

Added value:
Probably first edn.
Author(s):
Newing, F. E.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
177 x 117 x 6 mm approx.
Edition:
probably circa 1963
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
51
Publisher:
Wills & Hepworth

Delivery & returns

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