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Village School - Read

Michael Joseph, 1955, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with a little fraying at the spine ends and rubbing to the joins. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Pages lightly age-tanned.

4th impression. [First Edition: September, 1955] From the cover: “Up and down the country, among the Factories, air-strips, scientific plant and all the other features of our formidable modem world, still lurk the little villages of England, where a continuity of custom and occupation still link the England we know today with that older England known to us from our great poets and writers. In three parts corresponding to the three school terms, the author records the progress of her small pupils from. The beginning of the autumn term through winter and spring, until summer holidays bring a welcome pause. She shows how closely school life is knitted, in these small, rural communities, to the seasonal changes of the year.”

Illustrated by J. S. Goodall. Size: 8" x 5½". Brown boards with Gilt/Blue titling to the Spine. 238 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.