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by Abbey, Edwin A. and Alfred Parsons

  • Used
  • very good
  • hardcover
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This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Creswell, Oregon
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About This Item

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1888. Hardcover. VERY GOOD. Large, over-sized volume offers lyrics of seventeen songs deemed old favorites at the end of the 19th century - including "Sweet Nelly. My Heart's Delight", "Here's to the Maiden of Bashful Fifteen", "Barbara Allen", and "Sally in My Alley" - with illustrations throughout by Edwin A. Abbey and Alfred Parsons. 122 pp. HEAVY BOOK. Very slight rubbing to spine top, bottom, and edges. Very slight edgewear and cornerwear to covers. No markings. HEAVY. Requires EXTRA shipping charge if going overseas.


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The Sensible Magpie US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
Abbey, Edwin A. and Alfred Parsons
Book condition
second hand - VERY GOOD
Quantity available
Harper & Brothers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
Alfred Parsons - illustrator; Popular culture in America

Terms of Sale

The Sensible Magpie

This is an actual, physical original book from a U.S. bookseller.
The Sensible Magpie has no established storefront; she is MAIL ORDER ONLY. Once payment is received and processed, item(s) will be shipped out promptly.


Orders will be filled and shipped out on as soon as they are processed, within two days of accepting order, generally. If you have need of quicker delivery, please call directly: (541) 942-6479, between 8am and 8pm, Pacific Standard Time.

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Postage rates for within the U.S. will cover up to five pounds.
If your order is heavier or oversized, we may contact you noting extra charges are required.

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We pack well! We want your order to arrive in the same manner as it left us. 30 Day return if your book is not as described, with full refund including original shipping costs.

Customer information kept confidential. Used ONLY for the purpose of fulfilling orders. NEVER sold or soliticited to by any other party.

Miss Magpie humbly thanks you for your interest!

"My head was a magpie's nest
lined with such bright scraps
of information."

~Alice Munro

About the Seller

The Sensible Magpie

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since 2017
Creswell, Oregon
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About The Sensible Magpie

Just-Because-I-Feel-Like-It SALE... 25% off ALL BOOKS!!!The Sensible Magpie is the newest venture of a full-time beekeeper and busy mother of two small children. She has experience as an assistant to an IOBA bookseller from whom she procured this eclectic collection of books. They range from children's books to philosophy, illustrated classic novels to modern poetry, Northwest history to Japanese architecture, cookbooks to handgun manuals, and much more.


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