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The Magic Purse

WAS £125.00 £37.50

Product description

Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, London 1939. Condition Good. Red decorated front cover and spine, few marks and spine faded. p78-79 paint stained, end-papers and title page gutters marked. Published 1939 to War Economy standard. Rare item, only one UK library copy found. Illustrations by Doreen Price.

Item details

Author(s):
Lucie Winn
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons
Title:
The Magic Purse

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About this item

Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, London 1939. Condition Good. Red decorated front cover and spine, few marks and spine faded. p78-79 paint stained, end-papers and title page gutters marked. Published 1939 to War Economy standard. Rare item, only one UK library copy found. Illustrations by Doreen Price.

Author(s):
Lucie Winn
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons
Title:
The Magic Purse

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