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SMOKE AND FLUFF.  A STORY IN VERSE FOR CHILDREN. by  A. J. (story and illustrations).  Verses revised by W. PERRING.: MACGREGOR - Hardcover - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 35043)

SMOKE AND FLUFF. A STORY IN VERSE FOR CHILDREN.

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SMOKE AND FLUFF. A STORY IN VERSE FOR CHILDREN.

by MACGREGOR, A. J. (story and illustrations). Verses revised by W. PERRING.:

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Loughborough, Wills & Hepworth Ltd, Ladybird series 401, 1946.. FOURTH EDITION 1946, dated on verso front endpaper, first published 1941, LACKING DUSTWRAPPER, small 8vo, 175 x 120 mm, 7 x 4½ inches, 24 delightful full page colour plates, 24 unpaginated pages of text plus 2 page catalogue of other series, small text illustration to each page of text, story of 2 little kittens, original publisher's smooth buff boards with mounted colour plate, and black lettering to upper cover and spine, pictorial endpapers, different front and rear. Spine faded to light grey, lettering bright, tiny bump to head and tail of spine, no inscriptions, minute light stain to lower edge of 1 text page, otherwise contents clean and bright, 2 inner joints cracked but binding tight and firm. A very good plus copy of a scarce 1940s edition, lacking dustjacket. 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 #
35043
Title
SMOKE AND FLUFF. A STORY IN VERSE FOR CHILDREN.
Author
MACGREGOR, A. J. (story and illustrations). Verses revised by W. PERRING.:
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
Loughborough, Wills & Hepworth Ltd, Ladybird series 401, 1946.
Keywords
cats kittens early ladybird book angusine macgregor children's

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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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plate
Full page illustration or photograph. Plates are printed separately from the text of the book, and bound in at production. I.e.,...[more]
dustwrapper
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tail
The heel of the spine.
cracked
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
tight
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