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The Silver Crest: A Russian Boyhood

The Silver Crest: A Russian Boyhood

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The Silver Crest: A Russian Boyhood

by Kornei Chukovsky

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  • Hardcover
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Very Good Condition/Very Good
ISBN 10
019271399X
ISBN 13
9780192713995
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Oxford, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children; Russia; Fiction. ISBN: 019271399X. ISBN/EAN: 9780192713995. All our pictures shown here are of the actual item, not stock photos. Inventory No: 17276. . 9780192713995

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Bookseller
Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books AU (AU)
Bookseller's Inventory #
17276
Title
The Silver Crest: A Russian Boyhood
Author
Kornei Chukovsky
Format/Binding
Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Book Condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
019271399X
ISBN 13
9780192713995
Publisher
Oxford
Place of Publication
Oxford
Date Published
1977
Keywords
BZDB1 Children; Russia; Fiction. ISBN: 019271399X EAN: 9780192713995 Kornei Chukovsky The Silver Crest: A Russian Boyhood

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Octavo
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