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WILLIAM THE FOURTH

Written by Richmal Crompton
Illustrated by Thomas Henry
Published by George Newnes Limited in 1924

WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st. 1924. Hardback.

Red cloth with black titles to front and spine. 250 pages and 2 pages of adverts to rear. B/w illustrations.

Good condition. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small tears and nicks of cloth at top and tail of spine and corners; some fraying of cloth. Grubby marks to covers. Joints are cracked; some repairs with magic tape. Foxing.

Stock no. 2119173

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WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st. 1924. Hardback.

Red cloth with black titles to front and spine. 250 pages and 2 pages of adverts to rear. B/w illustrations.

Almost very good condition. Spine and corners bumped and a little worn. Spine is browned and has a small hole on front joint. Covers are marked. Foxing to prelims and page edges. Some joints are cracked.

Stock no. 1404228

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WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1924. Hardback.

Red cloth with black titles to front and spine. 250 pages and 2 pages of adverts to rear. B/w illustrations.

Almost very good condition in a fair dustwrapper. Third impression. Uneven fading to top edge of boards. A few hinges pulled. Scattered foxing throughout. Top edge of text block grubby. Pictorial wrapper is torn with loss and faded.

Stock no. 1808079

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WILLIAM THE FOURTH
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st. 1924. Hardback.

Red cloth with black titles to front and spine. 250 pages and 2 pages of adverts to rear. B/w illustrations.

Almost very good condition. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers slightly grubby. Front joint cracked, hinges pulled causing binding to be a little loose. Foxing and light fingering to page edges. Large tear to inner margin of 1 page (229/30) and some corner tips torn. A decent copy of the first edition.

Stock no. 1309088

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Contents

  • The Weak Spot
  • William and Photography
  • The Fete-and Fortune
  • William all the Time
  • Aunt Jane's Treat
  • "Kidnappers"
  • William's Evening Out
  • William Advertises
  • William and the Black Cat
  • William the Showman
  • William's Extra Day
  • William enters Politics
  • William Makes a Night of It
  • A Dress Rehearsal