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This old school text is certainly a lovely, poignant little book, full of old-fashioned stories, including fairy tales and poetry. Evocative of a different era, it's contents are, somehow, sweetly comforting. For Home-Schooling, there is a teacher's aid section in the rear of the book.

THE CHILD'S WORLD - THIRD READER
By Hetty S. Browne, Sarah Withers and W. K. Tate
R. F. Johnson Publishing Company
Richmond, Virginia
1920

Contains numerous line drawings, some in black-and-white and some in four-tone color; 272 pages;
approximately 5 3/8" x 7 1/4"; pictorial tan cloth. The front board has a charming picture printed in black and orange (a cantaloup-orange) depicting of two children reading a book whilst sitting under a tree - the picture is bordered by a floral design.

Publisher's reinforced binding - errata slip bound in.

CONDITION

Binding: Solid ... boards are slightly splayed - no leaves are loose or detached

Exterior: Modest wear - page edges are toned but clean - a bit of smudging and mild surface rub - a bit of scattered spotting - one small damp stain to front board fore-edge - spine extremities compressed and displaying mild abrasion -- else clean and presentable with title and decorative embellishments displaying nicely

Interior: A few page corner tips are creased (dog-eared) - a few small spots and smudges - a few small edge tears (see picture)- obviously well-used, but basically clean and presentable

Would give the perfect vintage decorative touch to any room ... and provide some comfy old-fashioned bedtime stories.

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Child's World - Third Reader from 1920 - Old School Book with Lovely Period Illustrations Vintage Children's Book


Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1920s
  • Materials: boards, cloth, paper, ink, thread, glue
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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