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NORTON, Mary.

The Borrowers.

Dent, London , 1952 Stock Code: 127494
£2,750.00
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First edition, first impression. Winner of the 1952 Carnegie Medal, on the 70th anniversary celebration of the medal in 2007, The Borrowers was named one of the top ten Medal-winning works.

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Description

Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in bright blue morocco, titles and decoration to spine, raised bands, single rule to boards, pictorial onlay of the frontispiece set within a keyhole blocked in gilt, decoration to turn-ins, red, white and blue patterned endpapers, gilt edges.

Illustrations

Illustrated by Diana Stanley.

Condition

Some minor spotting to prelims and a hint of offsetting to title-page, an excellent copy.

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