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GAY-NECK The Story of a Pigeon. by  Boris (illustrator).  By Dhan Gopal Mukerji.: ARTZYBASHEFF - First Edition - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 33451)

GAY-NECK The Story of a Pigeon.

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GAY-NECK The Story of a Pigeon.

by ARTZYBASHEFF, Boris (illustrator). By Dhan Gopal Mukerji.:

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London & Toronto, Dent, printed in USA, (1928).. FIRST UK EDITION (1928), 8vo, black cloth illustrated blue, gilt titled spine, pictorial blue and black endpapers, 197 pages. Striking black and white illustrations, 4 double page including frontispiece and title. Life of carrier pigeon owned by young boy in Calcutta, including work in the First World War, set in India, the Himalayas and France. Slightest wear at head of spine, minute chip from lower edge of prelim page preceding page 1 of text, no inscriptions. Near Fine (lacking dustwrapper). First published in the US in 1927 and winner of the Newbery Medal for that year. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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Bookseller
Roger Middleton GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
33451
Title
GAY-NECK The Story of a Pigeon.
Author
ARTZYBASHEFF, Boris (illustrator). By Dhan Gopal Mukerji.:
Book condition
Used
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Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
London & Toronto, Dent, printed in USA, (1928).
Keywords
Carrier Pigeons children's story india france world war one WW1 First World War Boris Artzybasheff

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We have been established booksellers for 42 years. We are a postal business only (strictly no callers). We are long-standing members of the P.B.F.A. the largest trade association for antiquarian booksellers in the UK. We wrap all our parcels in new materials and all our books are insured at our expense. Books may be returned if wrongly described, all costs will be met by us. ****PLEASE NOTE: POSTAGE WILL BE CHARGED AT COST, MEANING THAT POSTAGE WILL BE REDUCED ON PARCELS WEIGHING UNDER 1 KILO, AND IT WILL BE INCREASED ON MOST PARCELS WEIGHING MORE THAN 1 KILO****

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