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    Lot of Two Vintage Children's Books Including: George Macdonald. At the Back of the North Wind. Philadelphia and London: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1909. First edition. Octavo. 352 pages. With 12 illustrations in color by Maria L. Kirk. Publisher's illustrated cloth, pictorial endpapers. Boards worn at the extremities. Damp stain to text block at the lower edge continuing throughout. Former owner's name on the front pastedown. Good condition. [and:] William Byron Forbush and Harry R. Allen. The Book of Games for Home, School, and Playground. Chicago: John C. Winston Company, 1927. First edition. Octavo. 315 pages. Illustrated by Jessie Gillespie. Publisher's illustrated cloth. Modest wear to the boards at the edges, else very good.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2012
    8th Thursday
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