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THE WATER BABIES

THE WATER BABIES

THE WATER BABIES

THE WATER BABIES

by KINGSLEY. CHARLES.; Willcox Smith. Jessie. Illustrates

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About This Item

Hodder and Stoughton Limited for Boots Pure Drug Co. Ltd, Nottingham. 1929. Reprint by Boots the Chemist. 4to. (10.1 x 8 inches). Near fine copy, beautifully illustrated with 12 full colour, tipped in plates, each with a printed tissue guard. Scores of wonderful line illustrations throughout text. Original dark green cloth, the front board with gilt illustration and lettering. The spine has gilt ruling and lettering. Previous owners neat inscription, dated "Xmas 1929" on front paste down endpaper. Overall a fine, bright and clean copy of this beautiful book.

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Title
THE WATER BABIES
Author
KINGSLEY. CHARLES.; Willcox Smith. Jessie. Illustrates
Book Condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hodder and Stoughton Limited for Boots Pure Drug Co. Ltd, Nottingham. 1929
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Children's and Illustrated books;

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Tipped In
Tipped In is used to describe something which has been glued into a book. Tipped-in items can include photos, book plates,...
Reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
Gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
Fine
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Spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Cloth
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