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Book Description

Near fine brown cloth covers in a near fine pictorial dust jacket. Internally fine with numerous black and white ills. Uncommon.
Dealer Notes
"Penny University is a term originating from the 18th-century coffeehouses in London, England. Instead of paying for drinks, people were charged a penny to enter a coffeehouse. Once inside, the patron had access to coffee, the company of others, various discussions, pamphlets, bulletins, newspapers, and the latest news and gossip. Reporters called "runners" went around to the coffeehouses announcing the latest news."
Author Ellis, Aytoun
Date 1956
Binding Cloth
Publisher Secker & Warburg
Illustrator N/A
Condition Near Fine
Pages 290

Price: £125.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

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