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Stories about Number Nip: The Spirit of the Giant Mountains
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Page 6 - ... of the West of England ; or, The Drolls, Traditions, and Superstitions of Old Cornwall. Collected and Edited by ROBERT HUNT, FRS New and Revised Edition, with Additions, and Two Steel-plate Illustrations by GEORGE CRUIKSHANK.
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Page 15 - Crown 8vo, cloth extra, with Illustrations, js. 6d, Life in London; or, The History of Jerry Hawthorn and Corinthian Tom. With the whole of CRUIKSHANK'S Illustrations, in Colours, after the Originals. Crown 8vo, cloth extra, 6s. Lights on the Way : Some Tales within a Tale. By the latej. H. ALEXANDER, BA Edited, with an Explanatory Note, by HA PAGE, Author of " Thoreau : A Study." Crown 8vo, cloth extra, with Illustrations, js. 6d. Longfellow's Complete Prose Works. Including "Outre Mer," "Hyperion,"...
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