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The Diverting History of John Gilpin [King Penguin 70]

Price: 8.00 GBP

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Author: Cowper, William ; illustrated by Ronald Searle

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition Very Good

Type Book

Size 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall

Publisher London Penguin Books | King Penguin 1954

Inventory No. 106790

Hardback with dust jacket. Second impression. Pictorial boards with matching dust jacket. A gift inscription written in ink on the front endpaper - quite a charming one; it reads 'To Miss Wiggles, with all best wishes from Audrey Catford'. The binding is firm. Spine and inner hinges are very good; just some light rubs to the head of the spine. Some foxing to endpapers, pastedowns, first and last few pages, and to the outer closed textblock page edges. The dust jacket an approx. 2cm tear at the head of the spine, a short tear at the top corner of the front cover and light rubs to the edges. Front flap not price clipped. pp. 44.

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