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A Saga of the Sword

by Austin, F. Britten

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  • hardcover
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New York: Macmillan, 1929. First American Edition . Hardcover. Fine/VG. Red cloth, title stamped in black on front panel and spine, with embossed caveman warrior on the front panel. A series of fictional stories based on warfare in myth and history from the earliest days of mankind to tank warfare in 1916. Stories of Gilgamesh, Alexander the Great, Hannibal and the fall of Carthage, the rise of Arab and Turkish empires, the Crusades, Napoleon, the saga ending with the first World War. Austin wrote a similar collection of historical fiction with a nautical theme: A Saga of the Sea. Fine in scarce dust jacket, with promotional publisher's bookmark, including this title, laid in. In the original dust jacket, price-clipped else VG

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Bookseller
Lippincott Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
05677
Title
A Saga of the Sword
Author
Austin, F. Britten
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
VG
Quantity available
1
Edition
First American Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Macmillan
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1929
Keywords
World War I Literature
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction; Science Fiction & Fantasy;

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