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Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In dark green cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; rubbed around edges with chips, tears and small pieces missing. Not price clipped). Front endpaper missing. Else a clean and tight copy. 110pp. With b/w photographs. The author was born Marjorie Ide, the youngest daughter of Henry Clay Ide, the United States Ambassador to Spain and Governor-General of The Philippines. She later married Sir John Randolph Leslie, 3rd Baronet, generally known as Shane Leslie. Here she describes her childhood, spent in exotic places and describes meeting Robert Louis Stevenson and later, the Dowager Empress of China.
Title: Girlhood in the Pacific. Samoa - Philippines - Spain.
Publisher: Macdonald and Co. Ltd. 1942 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 70950
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES Mrs SHANE LESLIE, Girlhood, Pacific, Samoa, Philippines, Spain, Marjorie Ide, Henry Clay Ide, Sir John Randolph Leslie, Robert Louis Stevenson, Dowager Empress, China, photographs Biography first edition Far East dustwrapper foreign travel