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Printed Slate paper covers with red titles and green floral decs. (sewn paperback) 180 x 130 mm approx. 32 pp Author and illustrator not credited. Collection of short stories in the style of or possibly gleaned from Aesop's fables with unspecified line drawings in mono or duotone. Undated. Printed at The Temple Press Letchworth Printers code (Hj 404) which indicates possibly April 1940 and published by Dent in a series of childrens books called "The Fairy Gold Series." This title being number 3. Hign number of books published printed to rear cover no. 8 Beauty and the Beast. Cover price 3d.A seemingly uncommon title in a series of books which by their nature and being children's books have become difficult to source. The only other copy of this title we can find on the internet is held at Cambridge University (per Copac) which attributes as being [1916?] The decorations to cover are art deco period. Good (Book- light rubbing with moderate crease to front cover and to margins of two leaves. Cover price to rear deleted and replacement price of 6d. in ink biro. No previous owner name or insc.). Please see our images of the actual item offered for sale.
Title: THE FOX AND THE GRAPES AND OTHER TINY TALES
Publisher: LONDON, J.M.DENT & SONS: 1940
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 121059