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Polly's Business Venture by  Lillian Elizabeth ROY - Hardcover - n.y. - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

Polly's Business Venture

by ROY, Lillian Elizabeth

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, n.y.. Hardcover. Illustrations by H.S. Barbour. Small 8vo. Light blue cloth with dark blue lettering, pictorial dust jacket. 301pp, (10pp ads). Frontispiece, 3 full-page plates. Good plus/good plus. Jacket edgeworn and a bit age toned and rubbed, but complete and fairly attractive; binding a bit sunned at ages and cloth a bit "flecked." Tight, attractive later printing of the fifth title in the popular "Polly Brewster Series." Title page lists several later Polly titles, so this copy likely of late 1920s vintage.


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