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8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm..5 cm.; 148 pp. A children's historical novel set in 18th century England with a character named Dick Arlington. Trease (1909-1998) wrote a large number of well-researched historical fiction for children. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Gutters along spine darkened, mildly bumped corners; a tight, clean volume. Dust jacket lightly soiled, edgewear with some closed tears. This is the first Canadian edition.
Title: The Silken Secret.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Alan Jessett
Categories: Childrens - Fiction,
Edition: First Edition Thus
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Copp Clark Co.: 1953
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 14703
Keywords: Fiction Children Historical Novel Eighteenth Century England Geoffrey Trease Dick Arlington