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Rare Book, Inscribed Book by Frances Carpenter, Tales of a Korean Grandmother

Rare Book, Inscribed Book by Frances Carpenter, Tales of a Korean Grandmother

Regular price $149.99 USD
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Perfect addition to your book collection! Looking for a gift to give the reader in your life? Vintage books are not only beautiful but collectible.

General Description: "The Korean people, like the Chinese, possess a folklore tradition as colorful and captivating as any in the world, but the stories themselves still are not as well-known to Western readers. In her best-selling book for young readers, Frances Carpenter collects thirty-two classic stories from the land of Korea."

Title: Tales of a Korean Grandmother
Author: Frances Carpenter
Copywrite: 1947
First Edition: Yes
Signed: Yes

Estimated Retail Value: $209.00 (without signature)
*estimate is subjective based on number of available copies and comparable condition of copy.

Condition: Very Good
Notable Blemishes: Discoloration on back cover

You will receive the actual book photographed. Books will be shipped using Media Mail wrapped in saran wrap to protect it during shipping.

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