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I Go By Sea, I Go By Land. by  P.L Travers - Signed First Edition - 1941 - from Raptis Rare Books (SKU: 103991)

I Go By Sea, I Go By Land.

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I Go By Sea, I Go By Land.

by Travers, P.L

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1941. First edition of this classic work, a fictional diary of Sabrina Lind, an eleven-year-old English girl who is sent on the long voyage across the sea to her aunt in America. Octavo, original cloth, frontispiece. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author in the year of publication on the front free endpaper, "K. Jean Bourne, P.L. Travers 6 December '41." With drawings by Gertrude Hermes. Near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with reinforcement to the verso. Rare and desirable signed.

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book dealer
Raptis Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
103991
Title
I Go By Sea, I Go By Land.
Author
Travers, P.L
Book condition
second hand
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1941
Keywords
I Go By Land First Edition, I Go By Sea, P.L. Travers First Edition
Bookseller catalogs
Children's Books;

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About Raptis Rare Books

Founded by Matthew and Adrienne Raptis, Raptis Rare Books is an antiquarian book firm that specializes in literature, children's books, economics, photo books, signed and inscribed books, and landmark books in all fields. Our business model is simple: we strive to handle books that are in exceptional condition and to provide exceptional customer service. We are proud members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) and exhibit at major book fairs in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Boston, as well as other regional fairs.

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [more]
A.N.
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First Edition
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inscribed
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verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.

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