Stock Image

Strange But True: The World's Weirdest Newspaper Stories

Octopus Books

11 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0706419677 / ISBN 13: 9780706419672
Published by Octopus Books, 1983
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Books Express (Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 14, 2015 Seller Rating 4-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 77.76 Convert Currency
Shipping: Free Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0706419677

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Strange But True: The World's Weirdest ...

Publisher: Octopus Books

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

About this title

Synopsis:

From the introduction: "From the earliest days of newspaper publishing, the high affairs of church and state, trade and politics, have generated acres of print. Often the passionately debated issues of the past are forgotten today, and of interest only to historians. But the first newspapers also found space to record more off-beat events: the birth of a four-legged boy, a death by lightning, the antics of a drunken cow, some remarkable medical prodigy. Their fascination is eternal."
The bulk of this book was compiled from newspaper reports consulted at the Bodleian Library in Oxford and the British Museum Newspaper Library in Colindale.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Buy with confidence. Excellent customer service. 30 day return policy.

Books Express LLC
318 US Route 1, STE 2
Kittery ME 03904


Shipping Terms:

Standard and expedited shipping options include shipping and handling costs. Default shipping is by USPS Media Mail and frequently USPS Priority Mail or UPS Ground is used. Books should arrive within 10-14 business days for expedited shipping, and 20-30 business days for standard shipping. Standard shipping can on occasion take up to 30 days for delivery.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer Direct Debit (Personally Authorized Payment)