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Louisa May (M. ) Alcott, [frontispiece leaf with tissue guard HAS STAIN ON VERSO +3 B/W PLATES with stainon verso of 1] Inner Hinges STARTING, Chocolate Endpapers,
Under The Lilacs ,Alcott's tale of Ben Brown and his performing Poodle Sancho who run away from the circus. The Sequel to "Eight Cousins". 1878, 1ST EDITION , 1st Printing Quite scarce!, The sequel to EIGHT COUSINS,
Roberts Brothers, Boston. HBNO DJ ISSUED, 1878 On Title & Copyright, ,1st Edition. 1ST PRINTING, First edition ,). VG- Condition, AS-IS, NO JACKET. [6 pages of publisher's illustrated advertisements for "Louisa M. Alcott's Famous Books"], [rear flyleaf],Small octavo. few dog eared pg, LITE INTERIOR FOX,GREEN ILLUSTRATED BLACK WITH GOLD GILT TILE ON FRONT & SPINE CVR slight wear, tiny Spine btm front edge, ,.305 pages plus ads for "Louisa M. Alcott's Famous Books". STAIN ON BLANK PG IN BACK, Bound in the publisher's green cloth covered boards, with gilt-stamped titles and decorations and black decorations. Contents toning a bit, with a faint stain the leading edge of the prefatory and concluding pages and sporadically in betweenpublisherÂ’s original dark royal-blue Victorian decorated cloth, with gilt lettering and decorations in gilt to the panel of the spine, and with black and gilt decorations to the cover. front board decorated with flower design against a black rectangle and bright gilt stamped lettering, spine decorated with bri ,Printer's imprint of "Cambridge: Press of John Wilson & Son" [Cambridge, Massachusetts] provided at foot of copyright page, and the illustrated six pages of ads at the rear. The sequel to EIGHT COUSINS, about a boy who runs away FROM the circus. This novel by the favorite author is the story of a boy who performs in the circus with his pet poodle, and their adventures after running away. A wonderful story of children and how they mature, proving AlcottÂ’s literary timelessness. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Bluff Park Rare Books [LONG BEACH, CA, U.S.A.]
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