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Laughter On The Stairs by  Beverley Nichols - 1st Edition - 1953 - from Sparkle Books and Biblio.co.uk

Laughter On The Stairs

by Nichols, Beverley

Condition: Very Good-


London: Jonathan Cape, 1953 First Uk Edition, 1953, Attractive Book Lacking Dj With Decorative Endpapers And Black And White Illustrations By William Mclaren. Green Cloth Boards With Yellow Spine, Outer Edges A Bit Sunned. Bookseller Stamp On Inside Cover. Toning, But Sound. Described As ", The Acme Of The Ephemeral," Mr. Beverley Nichols Was A Writer Of Great Breadth, But Is Best Known For His House And Garden Books. Laughter On The Stairs Is One Of A Trilogy Describing His Renovation Of Merry Hall, A Georgian Manor House In Surrey Where He Lived With His Fiv Siamese Cats From 1946 To 1956.
  • Bookseller: Sparkle Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 003225
  • Title: Laughter On The Stairs
  • Author: Nichols, Beverley
  • Illustrator: Mclaren, William
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good-
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Jonathan Cape
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1953
  • Keywords: NONFICTION HOME AND GARDEN HUMOUR
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall


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