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The Razor's Edge. by  William Somerset MAUGHAM - First Edition - 1944 - from Peter Harrington (SKU: 118505)

The Razor's Edge.

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The Razor's Edge.

by MAUGHAM, William Somerset

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About This Item

London: William Heinemann Ltd,, 1944. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark blue morocco, titles to spine gilt, raised bands, twin rule to turn-ins, patterned endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First UK edition, first impression.

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Bookseller
Peter Harrington GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
118505
Title
The Razor's Edge.
Author
MAUGHAM, William Somerset
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London: William Heinemann Ltd,
Date published
1944

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Peter Harrington

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About Peter Harrington

Peter Harrington first started selling rare and antiquarian books from the Chelsea Antiques Market on London's King's Road in 1969, and have since grown to become one of the largest and best known antiquarian bookshops in Europe. Our shop extends over four floors offering up to 20,000 volumes. We also offer a full bookbinding and restoration service, and are members of the ABA and ILAB.

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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