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JAMES AND THE ROMAN SILVER. by  Antony.  Written and illustrated by Maitland.: MAITLAND - First Edition - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 34693)

JAMES AND THE ROMAN SILVER.

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JAMES AND THE ROMAN SILVER.

by MAITLAND, Antony. Written and illustrated by Maitland.:

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London, Constable, 1965.. FIRST EDITION 1965, 4to, 253 x 190 mm, 10 x 7½ inches, grey boards, black vignette to upper cover, no pagination. Large colour and black and white illustrations to every page, alternate openings, some full page. Story of a small boy who runs away from a cruel governess. Set in Somerset. Neat name of Margery Fisher at top of front endpaper (well known reviewer and historian of children's books, author of many books on the subject). A Fine copy in Fine DUSTWRAPPER, not price clipped. Maitland (b. Hampshire 1935) illustrated Philippa Pearce's A Dog So Small and Mrs Cockle's Cat (for which he won the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1961) and several of Leon Garfield's novels for children. 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 #
34693
Title
JAMES AND THE ROMAN SILVER.
Author
MAITLAND, Antony. Written and illustrated by Maitland.:
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
London, Constable, 1965.
Keywords
CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK ANTONY MAITLAND

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Roger Middleton

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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