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Author: HAM, OLIVE M.
Title: Nightingale Cottage [Snowdrop Series].
Description: London Pickering & Inglis, 1958. 1st & only ed. Hardback small, dustjacket, good plus condition (in good plus dustjacket), colour frontispiece, pages lightly toned, front flyleaf little creased, small marks few pages, edges lightly foxed, reverse side edges lightly foxed jacket (small loss spine ends, flap clipped), award bookplate front free flyleaf, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. 64 pp. A charming story for young adults about a girl named Penny, living in Africa, but she has to return to England to be educated. It is a big change for her and she feels sad for a time, but she falls in love with Nightingale Cottage, which is to be her home for awhile. Penny learns so much about bees, their habits, their honeycombs and their business organisation. Penny also learns to care for a Golden Hampster. (Award bookplate is St Anne's Sunday School, 1958.).
Keywords: young adults fiction, africa, britain, collectible, collectable
Price: AUD 14.00 = appr. US$ 9.69 Seller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
- Book number: 23573
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