Title: Little Known Facts About Well Known People
Publisher: The World's Work (1949), Kingswood
Publication Date: 1949
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
No signatures. A 1 1/2" tear and a 1" tear to front panel of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; UK edition, second printing. ix, , 208,  pages. Light brown cloth boards. Illustrated. Anecdotal telling of various amusing, unusual, and sometimes contradictory episodes in the lives of various historical persons. "Napoleon had a veritable passion for always being on time. His motto was 'Time is everything', and he once said: 'I may lose battles, but no one will ever see me lose minutes'; and yet he was two hours late for his own wedding!" - page 38. ; 12mo. Bookseller Inventory # 13351
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Malcolm Moncrief-Spittle, trading as Renaissance Books. Contact details: Renaissance Books, 271 High St, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand. Phone: +64 3 4719294. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.renaissancebooks.co.nz. GST #39 820 209. Terms of Sale: All books may be returned within 14 days of receipt for a full refund of the book price, not including shipping. Return shipping also refunded where books are not as described.
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