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 BAILLIE, EILEEN, The Shabby Paradise
The Shabby Paradise
London, Hutchinson/Readers Union. 1959. Hard Cover, 7.75 x 4.75 inches. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or creased with small tear to rear lower corner and sunned spine. 191pp. Autobiography of the author's early year's as a vicar's daughter in Poplar from around 1900 to 1910. Fine/Very Good.
Godley BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 016537
GBP 7.75 [Appr.: EURO 8.75 US$ 9.71 | JP¥ 1052]
Keywords: Biography, London, Early 20th Century, Poplar, Social History Social History BAILLIE, EILEEN, The Shabby Paradise 

The Shabby Paradise: The Autobiography of a Decade.
London, Hutchinson, 1958 1st ed., Hard cover brown cloth bds, bright blue/black picture to upper bd, blue title block to spine, unclipped d/w, some wear and tear, Fair+, contents clean and tight, pp223, bk leans very slightly.
Little Owl BooksProfessional seller
Book number: 12240
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 US$ 10.03 | JP¥ 1086]
Catalogue: Autobiography
Keywords: autobiography slums Poplar East End vicar docks London family life Parish youth 0000000000

 BAILLIE, EILEEN,, THE SHABBY PARADISE - The Autobiography of a Decade.
THE SHABBY PARADISE - The Autobiography of a Decade.
Readers Union, London, 1959, club edn., viii, 191pp, title and chapter head ills. by Dick Hart, grey cloth lettered in gilt at spine, top edge coloured, coloured decorated dustwrapper, a social history of part of the East End of London prior to WW1, written by the daughter of the vicar of St. Michael and All Angels, Bromley-by-Bow, Poplar, who describes her upbringing there in what was considered at the time to be a slum, a place prone to virulent epidemics, a cradle of industrial unrest populated by criminals, drunks and even anarchists, lightly bumped at tips, dustwrapper: a little rubbed with several short edge tears and slight loss at extrems., repaired to reverse, very good in a good plus dustwrapper,
A Book for all ReasonsProfessional seller
Book number: 40815
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 8.77 | JP¥ 950]
Catalogue: British History
Keywords: british history london east end dockland parish vicar bromley by bow poplar BAILLIE, EILEEN,, THE SHABBY PARADISE - The Autobiography of a Decade. 

The Shabby Paradise : The Autobiography of a Decade
London, Readers Union/Hutchinson, 1959, Reprint. Hardcover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. HARDCOVER WITH DUST JACKET, 191 pages, clean and in good condition, previous owner's minor notes on the flyleaf, light marks to top page edges. The dust jacket has some small tears around edges and corners and fading to the colour on the spine. [ file - BOX 406 ]. Good/Acceptable.
Discovery BookshopProfessional seller
Book number: 032759
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.5 US$ 5.01 | JP¥ 543]
Keywords: Autobiography

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