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THE STORY OF THE THREE GOBLINS. by  Mabel G.  Written and illustrated by Taggart.    Dumpy book.: TAGGART - First Edition - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 34451)

THE STORY OF THE THREE GOBLINS.

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THE STORY OF THE THREE GOBLINS.

by TAGGART, Mabel G. Written and illustrated by Taggart. Dumpy book.:

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  • First
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London, Grant Richards, 1903.. FIRST EDITION 1903, small 8vo, 128 x 80 mm, 5 x 3 inches, light green cloth striped and lettered dark green, 95 pages including title page, no half-title or list of Dumpies, neither called for in this volume. Frontispiece and 23 delightful colour plates. 3 little goblins sent out into the wide world by their father on a quest to find a red feather stolen from him long ago by the fairies. They have frightening experiences (they are nearly fried on toast for a Giant's breakfast and they kill a dragon). No inscriptions, cloth lightly marked, spine slightly darkened, stitching rather slack, inner joints cracked, binding holding, 2 tiny grazed spots on facing pages 58/59 due to adhesion (see image). A good plus copy. 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 #
34451
Title
THE STORY OF THE THREE GOBLINS.
Author
TAGGART, Mabel G. Written and illustrated by Taggart. Dumpy book.:
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
London, Grant Richards, 1903.
Keywords
PICTURE BOOK FOR CHILDREN fairy story goblins fairies dumpy book

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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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Roger Middleton

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