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The Companions of Pickle: Being a Sequel to 'Pickle the Spy' by  Andrew LANG - First Edition - 1898 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

The Companions of Pickle: Being a Sequel to 'Pickle the Spy'

by LANG, Andrew

Condition: Good


London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1898. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Red cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, top edge gilt. Four illustrations. Hinges cracked, pages foxed, owner's bookplate on front pastedown, cloth is faded and worn with tear in mid-spine and some loss of the head, thus a good only copy.




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