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The Beacon Literary Readers, Book Four: Argosy

Price: 6.00 GBP

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Author: Compton, J. (edited by) ; illustrated by E. Nicholson

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition No Jacket

Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾"

Publisher Queen Square, London Ginn and Company Ltd. [c.1940s]

Illustrator Nicholson, E.

Inventory No. 033607

Original pictorial cloth. Date not stated but is c. 1940s. Economy standard paper. A little rubbed at spine ends and corners and light marks to the rear board. Inscription and names on the front endpaper. Looks like erased pencil to the rear pastedown. Some foxing to endpapers. Binding quite firm and the black and white illustrations are striking. Short pieces from literature including Bede, The Arabian Nights, R. L. Stevenson, John Masefield, Walter de la Mare, Richard Jefferies, the Bible, and more. 256pp.

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