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Sarah, Plain and Tall.

Published: New York: Harper and Row, 1985

Stock code: 89694

Price: £575

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First edition, first printing. Winner of the 1986 Newbery Medal, for outstanding children’s literature as well as the 1986 Golden Kite Award winner. Story is set around a widowed husband putting an ad in the local newspaper for a new wife to help care for his two children, set in the early part of the 19th century.

Octavo. Green and white cloth boards, titles to spine gilt. With the pictorial dust jacket. A bright and excellent copy with just a tiny bit of soiling to spine of dust jacket.

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