William - The Showman. William No. 19

By: Crompton, Richmal & Thomas Henry

Price: $40.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Red cloth boards show some shelf wear, sun-faded on spine. Light lean, some foxing on page edges and end papers, lght water damage to red boards ; A tight solid book,hinges intact. ; B&W Illustrations; "Crompton's best known books are the William stories, about a mischievous 11-year-old schoolboy and his band of friends, known as "The Outlaws". Her first short story featuring William to be published was "Rice Mould Pudding", published in Home Magazine in 1919. (She had written "The Outlaws" in 1917, but it was not published until later.) In 1922, the first collection, entitled Just William, was published. She wrote 38 other William books throughout her life. The last, William the Lawless, was published posthumously in 1970."

Title: William - The Showman. William No. 19

Author Name: Crompton, Richmal & Thomas Henry

Illustrator: Illustrated by Thomas Henry

Categories: Series,

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited.: 1937

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 18087