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Riassunto: Life for 18th-century London apprentices was often hard, but their hopes and dreams are the stuff of these stories. From chilly October, through Christmas, Valentine's Day, May Day and midsummer, a story for each month is included in this book.
About the Author: Leon Garfield was born in Brighton in 1921. He was the acclaimed author of more than thirty novels for children and adults including Devil in the Fog, winner of the inaugural Guardian Children's Fiction Prize in 1967, The God Beneath the Sea, winner of the 1970 Carnegie Medal, and John Diamond, winner of the 1980 Whitbread literary award. He was also elected a member of the Royal Society of Literature. He died in 1996.
Titolo: The Apprentices: 2
Casa editrice: Viking Juvenile
Data di pubblicazione: 1978
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Viking Press, 1988. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. Minor wear, some tanning.\r\nSome wear to edges and spine. \r\nSome tanning to spine and edges of pages.\r\nCorners slightly bumped. DISPATCHED FROM THE UK WITHIN 24 HOURS ( BOOKS ORDERED OVER THE WEEKEND DISPATCHED ON MONDAY) BY ROYAL MAIL. ALL OVERSEAS ORDERS SENT BY AIR MAIL. Codice libro della libreria mon0000094665
Descrizione libro Viking Juvenile. Hardcover. Condizione libro: GOOD. Good clean copy with no missing pages might be an ex library copy; Possibly may have minor marginal notes and or highlighting. Codice libro della libreria 2547579686
Descrizione libro Penguin Publishing Group. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Very good condition - book only shows a small amount of wear. Codice libro della libreria G067012978XI4N10
Descrizione libro Viking Press, 1978. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good+. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good+. 1st Edition. Book has just a tiny bit of light soiling/fading to edges of boards. Pages are clean and binding is tight & square. Dust jacket has one very faint crease on front. A couple tiny closed tears to upper edge of dj. Stated first American edition, first printing with full number line. 1978. 315 pp. Short stories of a dozen 18th century apprentices, commenting on the human condition and the state of youth and vulnerability experienced by apprentices as they struggled to earn their livelihoods. Codice libro della libreria 006376
Descrizione libro Viking Press, 1988. Hardback. Condizione libro: Very Good-. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good-. First American Edition. Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage for international shipping.; VG-/VG-, brown boards with blue cloth & gilt, somewhat rubbed to the top & bottom spine, in a colour-illustrated d/jkt, faded to blue at the spine, & with some looseness to the spine at the join of the title page; text inside is clean & complete, seemingly unread. The author has dedicated his novel about apprentices in the C18th to the first front endpaper in black ink. ; 9.6" x 6.5" x 1.4"; 316 pages; Signed by Author. Codice libro della libreria 22327
Descrizione libro Viking Juvenile, 1978. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Used: Good. Codice libro della libreria SONG067012978X
Descrizione libro The Viking Press, New York, 1978. Hardback. 1st US Edition. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ spine slightly faded as are the spine ends of the book. Jacket painting by Stefan Bernath. Inscribed & signed by the author. viii, 315pp ''a dazzling cycle of novels in miniature'' by the award winning writer of children's historical fiction. Brings to life a dozen 18th century apprentices. Contents include The Lamplighter's Funeral, Mirror, Mirror, Moss and Blister, The Cloak, The Valentine, Labour-in-Vain, The Fool, Rosy Starling, The Dumb Cake, Tom Titmarsh's Devil, The Filthy Beast, The Enemy. Codice libro della libreria 230735
Descrizione libro Viking Juvenile, 1978. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Good. 1 st. American ed. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Codice libro della libreria 067012978X