Classics to Grow On - Five Book Set by Parent's Institute, Inc. - First Editions

$28.00

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Title:  Classics to Grow On:  The Big Book of Burgess Nature Stories, The Peterkin Papers, The Family Treasury of Children's Stories The Wide Wonderful World, The Family Treasury of Children's Stories Fun, Fables & Adventures, and The Family Treasury of Children's Stories Familiar Favorites
Format:  Clothbound Hardcover
Author:  Thorton W. Burgess, Lucretia P. Hale, the remaining books were compiled by Pauline Rush Evans
Illustrator:  Donald Sibley, Harold M. Brett, Donald Sibley, Donald Sibley & Donald Sibley
Year: 1956, 1924, 1956, 1956, 1956
Publisher:  Doubleday & Company, Inc. for The Parent's Institute, Inc.
Length: 384 Pages, 219 Pages, 320 Pages, 384 Pages, and 320 Pages
Dimensions: 5.5" wide by 8.25" tall
Condition:  Minor cover and spine wear noted especially around the edges.  There are minor page tears on the edges of some pages.  There are checkmarks in The Family Treasury of Children's Stories Fun, Fables & Adventures at the beginning of the book.  No other writing was noted in any of these volumes.  There is a manufacturing flaw on the inside cover of The Big Book of Burgess Nature Stories as shown in the photos.  While the pages are fragile in these editions, the books are tightly bound & considering their age, show only minor wear & tear.  A beautiful set for all of your fall decor.

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