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Winkle Society

Nick Harvill Libraries

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Era:
Vintage; 1910-1950
Condition:
Good; foxing and light fraying to jacket.
Country of Origin:
UK
Materials:
paper
Size:
9" L x 6" W x 0.5" H
Color/Finish:
multi

Why We Love This

The Winkle Society by Peter Thornhill. London: Macmillan, 1952. First Edition. 119 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Lovely and imaginative children's book published only in the United Kingdom, which incorporates various creatures of the sea into the story, including lobsters, sea anemones, and starfish. With duotone illustration. Uncommon.
As described by Nick Harvill Libraries

About Nick Harvill Libraries

California-based Nick Harvill Libraries specializes in out-of-print and rare books from the 20th century on fashion, design, art, social history, travel, Hollywood, and photography. NHL and its books have been profiled in Vogue, C Magazine, The Peak of Chic, Angeleno, Vogue Living, the Los Angeles Times, and American Express’s Black Ink Magazine. Elle Décor recommended NHL for its “hip vintage books” from a “smart young dealer.”