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The Age of Fable or Beauties of Mythology by Thomas Bullfinch - Hardcover - 2nd Edition - 1881 - from Town Books of San Anselmo (SKU: 280)

The Age of Fable or Beauties of Mythology

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The Age of Fable or Beauties of Mythology

by Thomas Bullfinch

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

This is a beautiful, illustrated edition of Bullfinch's popular collection of fables, legends and mythology. The binding is in excellent condition with minor bumps and scuffs to corners, spine ends and edges. Flowered front endpapers show an emerging crack along hinge edge. No internal markings. Pages are bright and clean. Hinge is tight and intact. Includes index and dictionary at end of text.

All proceeds benefit the Friends of the San Anselmo Library. No expedited shipping outside of the United States.

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Details

Bookseller
Town Books of San Anselmo US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
280
Title
The Age of Fable or Beauties of Mythology
Author
Thomas Bullfinch
Format/binding
Dark green boards with gilt titles on spine and cover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
none
Quantity-available
1
Edition
2nd Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
S. W. Tilton & Co.
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1881
Pages
472
Size
5 3/4 X 8 3/8
Keywords
Mythology, Legends, Fables
Size
5 3/4 X 8 3/8

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About Town Books of San Anselmo

Town Books is run by volunteers for the benefit of the San Anselmo Library, San Anselmo, CA. All titles are donated and go through a thorough accession process to ensure that the books are clean and in a good reading state. Selected titles of rare and vintage books are reserved for our online sales with Biblio.com.

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