1 edition of A childs history of England found in the catalog.
Portraits of author on lining papers.Printed from the edition that was carefully corrected by the author in 1867 and 1868.
|Statement||Chapman & Hall, ltd.|
|Publishers||Chapman & Hall, ltd.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 121 p. :|
|Number of Pages||62|
|2||The Authentic edition. The works of Charles Dickens -- v. 19.|
|3||The Authentic edition. The works of Charles Dickens -- v. 19|
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They made boats of basket-work, covered with the skins of animals, but seldom, if ever, ventured far from the shore.Dickens calls the builder of the Severus.
Slight bit of sunning to spines, but overall in beautiful, unsophisticated condition. does not appear in description, it means there is no dust jacket. Boards and spine are straight. This lively narrative was dedicated by the author to his children, in hopes of whetting their appetites for more substantial works of history. First state ads in vols. — Easy to read HTML version.
However, I do remember a Ladybird book in which King Arthur burnt the cakes, but I thought this all happened in East Anglia, which suggests I was getting him confused with Hereward the Wake only 200 years apart, a mere nothing in first-millennium, Dark Age terms. BookSleuth Can't remember the title or the author of a book? Fields with thousands lying slaughtered is incomprehensible. First American one-volume edition preceded by two volume editions by both Harper's and Hickling, Swan and Brown editions in 1854.
Bookplates of two previous owners to front pastedowns of each. Gold title on spine rubbed. Charles Dickens tackles the history of the Kings and Queens of England. The greater part of it was very misty and cold.
The bindings are tight with NO cracking.
This borders on bait and switch and fraud, since the entire second half of the book, from about 1422 to 1689, is not delivered.
Light wear to corners and spine ends.
Edgewear to jacket, including a few short tears.
A married set in two volumes volume one in ribbed dark brown cloth while volume two is in patterned lighter brown cloth.