Sign In | Register
No image available

Horse on a Houseboat

by Bannon, Laura

Condition: very good- p.o's tasteful bookplate attached on copyright page; light shelf wear at spine ends & corners; all else-clean/fair-moderate rubbing & chipping to edges; most of spine covering absent; still bright & colorful; dj protected by new M


New York: Junior Literary Guild, 1951. Hardcover. very good- p.o's tasteful bookplate attached on copyright page; light shelf wear at spine ends & corners; all else-clean, tight, & attractive./fair-moderate rubbing & chipping to edges; most of spine covering absent; still bright & colorful; dj protected by new Mylar wrap.. Laura Bannon. 8 vo; bright red boards with a illust. in white of the boy and his horse, gilt spine lettering; colorful illust. endpapers; 95 pp; b/w illust. throughout; illust. dj.


  • Bookseller: Rosebud Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1.19351
  • Title: Horse on a Houseboat
  • Author: Bannon, Laura
  • Illustrator:Laura Bannon
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - very good- p.o's tasteful bookplate attached on copyright page; light shelf wear at spine ends & corners; all else-clean
  • Jacket condition: fair-moderate rubbing & chipping to edges; most of spine covering absent; still bright & colorful; dj protected by new M
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Junior Literary Guild
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1951
  • Bookseller catalogs: children's literature;

Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former o...[more]
chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or ...[more]
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is c...[more]
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...[more]
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. A...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket....[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use....[more]

$14.00$7.00

FREE shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Add to wishlist




Collecting Modern First Editions

Collect modern first editions

Biblio is showcasing the top book published every year starting in 1919. See if your favorite modern first edition made the list! Check out our collecting first editions by the year.

Collecting Signed Books

Collecting Signed Books

Read through our tips, hints, and information on collecting books signed or inscribed by the author or illustrator.


Trustpilot