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Titre : The Mysterious City of OO: Adventures in ...
Éditeur : New York: Belford Company, Publishers 18-22 East 18th St. (1889) the less expensive issue or an early reprint, brown cloth boards with black and gilt illustrations of the Australian Lundee attacking the Orbellians, and of Rollin, Ben, and Polly sailing their boat; elaborate designs on the spine, brown patterned endpapers, coated paper many illustrations is text, some by Henry Newell Cady and others by J. K. H; 5.5x7.75"; 316 pp.
Date d'édition : 1889
Reliure : Hardcover
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Etat du livre : Good
CONDITION: Good; gift inscription on flyleaf, "in remembrance of Valentine's Day 1890" and a note from the recipient as an adult "presented .when he was a little boy", no other names or marks, boards bright, spine a little faded, extremities quite rubbed, tight; only occasional light page soil and reading wrinkles, half inch scrape on rear hinge, leaves 125 and 127 have chipped tips, dark spot across 1/4" top edge, generally nicer than this sounds! Juvenile hardback An early science fiction/utopian novel for children, set in an uncharted part of Southern Australia. Rollin sets out to find his father in the mysterious, unknown land of OO, a gentle but rigid theocracy whose members wear Greek dress. As it turns out Rollin's father has become a king and captive of the Orbellians. Once the story gets going the attempt to find and rescue him is a real page-turner. It is no wonder that few of these books exist. ABE Heritage Seller since 1996; conservative AB condition grading. We ship all our books in cardboard protection. International shipping. . N° de réf. du libraire 19837
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EIN: 91 1816469
ABN: Columbia Basin Books
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