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Captain January by Laura E. Richards - First Edition - 1892 - from Mary Riversong and

Captain January

by Laura E. Richards

Condition: Good/no DJ if issued.

VERY GOOD CONDITION. USED. ANTIQUARIAN CHILDREN'S BOOK. BY LAURA E. RICHARDS. RARE /SCARCE FIRST EDITION. ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FIFTH THOUSAND THUS. DANA ESTES AND COMPANY, BOSTON, 1892. 5 1/2 X 7 5/8. No dust jacket if issued. Frontis plate and cover sheet in nice condition. This is not an illustrated edition. 64 pages. Starting to tan. No DJ included if originally issued. The beloved story of a little orphan girl named Star who finds a loving home with her dear grandfather, a lighthouse keeper. Basis for the stirring little Shirley Temple film. .
  • Bookseller: Mary Riversong US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 15RichardsCapJan
  • Title: Captain January
  • Author: Laura E. Richards
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: no DJ if issued.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dana Estes And Company
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1892
  • Keywords: Captain January, Shirley Temple, Film History, Lighthouse, Orphan, Girls books
  • Bookseller catalogs: For Sale;
  • Size: 5 1/2 X 7 5/8


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