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JOAN IN FLOWERLAND. by  Margaret (illustrator).  Text by Tarrant and Lewis Dutton.: TARRANT - Hardcover - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 32972)


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by TARRANT, Margaret (illustrator). Text by Tarrant and Lewis Dutton.:

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London, Warne, (1954).. Reprint (1954) dated from printer's code, small 4to, 215 x 165 mm, 8½ x 6½ inches, cream textured boards, red vignette and lettering, green illustrated endpapers, 60 pages. Coloured frontispiece and 15 very pretty coloured plates, plus many line drawings, all by Tarrant. All the illustrations are of flower fairies and small children. A few very minor marks to covers, very slight bump to top corners, no inscriptions, contents clean and bright. A very good plus copy in fair colour illustrated white DUSTWRAPPER, upper panel still attractive (dw: price clipped, slightly dusty looking, worn on spine with pieces missing, strengthened on reverse with white binder's tape, small chips to corners, several short closed edge tears, 2 on lower panel mended on the outside with browning from old clear tape now removed). First published undated in 1935 in blue cloth, reprinted a year later dated 1936 also in blue cloth. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.


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Roger Middleton GB (GB)
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TARRANT, Margaret (illustrator). Text by Tarrant and Lewis Dutton.:
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London, Warne, (1954).
flower fairies children's picture book Margaret Tarrant

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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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About Roger Middleton

We are a postal business only, selling rare and antiquarian books on interesting subjects.


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