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One Man Wallopem

illustrated by Lorna Adamson with color drawings

Author: Margaret Ellen Gibbs

Publisher: Hollis and Carter

Publisher's Location: London

Publication Date: 1943

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Bound in pictorial boards with a cloth spine, this very scarce collectable children's volume tells the adventures of Kip the goblin and One Man Wallopen and his one man band (thus the name).

The work is illustrated by Lorna Adamson with color drawings throughout.

Hollis and Carter, London, 1943. First Edition

 

Margaret Gibbs later wrote a sequel to her successful book called "One Man Wallopem to the Rescue" which was also ilustrated by Lorna Adamson as well as other children's books.

Half title page and full title page both intact. Edge wear on all four corners. Foxing throughout. Color Illustrations; 8vo

Bound in color pictorial boards.Rubbing to the board edges and extremities, solidly bound with occasional light spotting to the pages. The book measures approximately 7.5" x 10"

Slight musky smell

Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth). No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 94 pages. Text contains marks on FFEP, in pencil. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Moderately foxed throughout. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Half title page and full title page both intact. Color Illustrations; 8vo 

Illustrator: Adamson, Lorna. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Australia; 1940s; ISBN: No ISBN. Inventory No: 50003.

 

 

 

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Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo.

 

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