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1944 12 Volume Set +2 WONDERLAND OF KNOWLEDGE H Paus Art Pictorial Encyclopedia

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Condition:

Used

Binding:

Hardcover

Year Printed:

1944

Origin:

American

Country/Region of Manufacture:

United States

Subject:

Children's

Topic:

Pictorial Reference

Special Attributes:

Plus 2 update binders, Illustrated

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More than a week ago

Item number:

289046674

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OFFERING a 12 VOLUME SET "THE WONDERLAND OF KNOWLEDGE - A NEW PICTORIAL ENCYCLOPEDIA" BY LORIMER V. CAVINS, PAUL RANDALL, BERTHA M. WHITE, and RODERICK M. GRANT SEE VIEWS ABOVE PLUS 2 POST-BOUND VOLUMES OF "WORLD TOPIC QUARTERLY" UPDATE SUPPLEMENTS FROM 1945 1946 STATED EDITION of 1944 PUBLISHED BY PUBLISHERS PRODUCTIONS, INC., CHICAGO SIZE EACH about 9 3/8" ABOUT 300 PAGES EACH PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED IN BLACK WHITE, AS WELL AS COLORED ILLUSTRATIONS FINE VINTAGE CONDITION BLACK CLOTH BOARDS WITH BLIND STAMPED EMBOSSED DECORATIONS AND 4" WIDE x 4 3/8" HIGH PASTEDOWN ON EACH COVER RED TITLE BOX ON SPINES ILLUSTRATED COLOR END PAPERS BY "PAUS", AS WELL AS INDIVIDUAL PASTE ON COVER ARTWORK THIS IS ARTIST HERBERT PAUS (1860-1944) Herbert Paus was a native of Minneapolis and got his first job as a cartoonist for the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Ambitious to become an illustrator, he enrolled in the Fine Arts School there, and later found employment in a Chicago art studio THESE ARE EXAMPLES OF THE END PAPERS DONE in the 1930's FOR "THE WONDERLAND OF KNOWLEDGE", A 12 VOLUME ENCYCLOPEDIA WITH INDIVIDUAL FRONT COVER PLATES BY PAUS CONDITION FINE THE VERY SLIGHTEST ALMOST IMPERCEPTIBLE WEAR AT THE TOPS AND BOTTOMS OF SPINES ON A FEW OF THE VOLUMES NO WRITING NO FOXING OR MILDEW HINGES TIGHT VIRTUALLY UNOPENED EXCEPT BY ME TO TAKE PICTURES THIS SET WAS ISSUED WITHOUT DUSTJACKETS A QUITE SCARCE SET OF BOOKS IN THIS EDITION FROM 1944 DURING THE WAR A TRULY BEAUTIFUL SET I'VE NEVER HAD ONE IN BETTER CONDITION! 14 VOLUMES TOTAL BID NOW! BUYER PREPAYS PLUS SHIPPING AUCTIONS MUST BE PAID WITHIN 7 DAYS OFsale END BY PAY PAL OR BY CALLING OUR TOLL FREE NUMBER (1-866-756-0007) AND PAYING WITH A CREDIT CARD DIRECTLY FOREIGN SHIPPING ARRANGED MASSACHUSETTS CUSTOMERS ADD 6.25% SALES TAX ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED WITH NEXT DAY SHIPMENT WE'LL SHIP ANYWHERE AS LONG AS YOU PAY THE SHIPPING! Check out my other items! Be sure to add me to your favorites list! After purchasing, pay instantly with your credit card through PayPal! On Jun-19-13 at 17:17:36 PDT, seller added the following information: FREE! Sellers: Add a FREE map to your listings. FREE!
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