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The Last Butterfly
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The Last Butterfly

by Jacot, Michael

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Used - Very Good
Edition
First American edition.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780672519260
ISBN 10
0672519267
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Indianapolis New York: Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1974 Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1974. Very Good. Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1974. Very Good. Jacot (1924-2006) was a British born Canadian author, film maker, and documentary director. The Last Butterfly was his first book, published in 1974 and later made into a movie staring Tom Courtney. It is a novel set in Czechoslovakia during the Nazi occupation. Blue cloth binding with gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no marking inside or out. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean with several repaired tears and minor bumping.
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The Skull Beneath the Skin
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The Skull Beneath the Skin

by James, P. D

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Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First American edition.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780684177731
ISBN 10
0684177730
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1982 Charles Scribner's Sons, 1982. Very Good. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1982. Very Good. This is the ninth book from James (1920-), the first with Private Detective Cordelia Gray as the main character. First American edition (full number line). Black paper boards bound at spine in black cloth. Red lettering on spine only. No marking inside or out, except for a slight darkening to top edge of page block. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean with minimal bumping. 328 pages.
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Death Comes to Pemberley
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Death Comes to Pemberley

by James, P. D

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  • very good
  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First American edition, first printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780307959850
ISBN 10
0307959856
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Division of Random House, 2011 Alfred A. Knopf, Division of Random House , 2011. Very Good. Alfred A. Knopf, Division of Random House , 2011. Very Good. James (1920-) wrote over twenty books in her long career. In this, her last, she mixes her love for mysteries and her love for the writings of Jane Austen. Elizabeth and Darcy have made their home at Pemberley and now murder casts its long shadow. Stated first United States edition from 2011 with no additional printings listed. Red paper boards bound at spine with black cloth; gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no marking but minor bumping at top and bottom of spine. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean with bumping and wear at extremities, but no tears. 291 pages.
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Henry James: Novels 1871-1880: Watch and Ward, Roderick Hudson, The American, The Europeans,...
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Henry James: Novels 1871-1880: Watch and Ward, Roderick Hudson, The American, The Europeans, Confidence

by James, Henry

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  • hardcover
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Used - Very Good
Edition
First printing.
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780940450134
ISBN 10
0940450135
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New York: Library of America, 1983 Library of America, 1983. Very Good. Library of America, 1983. Very Good. This is the retail version of this title (with dust jacket) rather than the subscription version (slip case). Brown cloth binding with gold lettering on red block on spine only; attached brown fabric book mark. A stated first printing from 1983; no marking inside or out but this book has been read. Unclipped dust jacket ($25) shows author's picture, white lettering, and red, white, and blue decoration on black background. Listing of other title in series on reverse side of jacket. Jacket has no tears but is definitely bumped at top and bottom. 1287 pages including notes.
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A Cannibal in Manhattan
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A Cannibal in Manhattan

by Janowitz, Tama

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  • fine
  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780517566244
ISBN 10
0517566249
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New York: Crown Publishing, 1987 Crown Publishing, 1987. Fine. Crown Publishing, 1987. Fine. Janowitz (1957-) has made a career of writing books about New Yorkers, specifically the kind that live on Manhattan Island. This is her third book, a novel that is a follow up to her short stories in Slaves of New York (1986). Cannibal is a strange tale/satire about a person who moves from a south sea island to New York city with no stops in between; a modern day fairy tale. Stated first edition with full number line. Red paper boards bound at spine with black cloth; red lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no marking inside or out. The volume does not appear to have been read. Unclipped dust jacket has some minor bumping but no tears. 287 pages.
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The Adventure of the Stalwart Companions
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The Adventure of the Stalwart Companions

by Jeffers, H. Paul, Edited and annotated by

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060122485
ISBN 10
006012248X
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New York: Harper and Row, 1978 Jeffers (1934-2009) was an American author who wrote over 19 stand alone novels, primarily westerns and mysteries, between 1981 and 2005. The sale volume is based on the premise that, through a mutual aquaintance, Sherlock Holmes and Theodore Roosevelt (a recent college grad) meet and collaborate on a murder investigation. Stated first edition with full number line. Gray paper binding with black cloth at spine; silver lettering on spine only. Binding is tight and square, clean and bright but has a remainder mark at bottom edge of page block. Unclippedd dust jacket is bright and clean with only a small nick at bottom of spine.
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Elizabeth and Leicester
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Elizabeth and Leicester

by Jenkins, Elizabeth

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  • very good
  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First American edition.
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Coward-McCann, Inc., 1962 Coward-McCann, Inc., 1962. Very Good. Coward-McCann, Inc., 1962. Very Good. Jenkins (1905-2010) was a British novelist and biographer; she is probably most famous for the biographies of Queen Elizabeth of England. Stated first American edition from 1962. Red cloth binding with a blind stamped title on front board and gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square, clean and bright with a minor amount of bumping at spine. Unclipped dust jacket is showing its age with bumping and chipping at top of spine and front board; upper three inches of spinearea on jacket is noticeably sunned. Repairs and restorations have been made. 384 pages including a bibliography and index.
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Semi-Tough
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Semi-Tough

by Jenkins, Dan

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  • fine
  • hardcover
Condition
Used - Fine
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Hardcover
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Atheneum, 1972 Jenkins (1929-) is an American author known for his humorous books about sports, both fiction and non-fiction. The sale item is his first fiction novel from 1972 with no number line, obviously not a first edition. Yellow paper boards with brown cloth at spine; gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square, clean and bright with no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket has a few minor repaired tears but is clean and bright. 307 pages.
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Slim and None
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Slim and None

by Jenkins, Dan

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780385508520
ISBN 10
0385508522
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Doubleday, 2005 Jenkins (1929-) is an American author, a former Golf Digest writer, who wrote his first novel in 1972, Semi-Tough. The sale item is his tenth novel. Stated first edition from May 2005 with no flaws. Green paper boards with blue cloth at spine; white lettering on spine only. Binding is tight and square with no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket has no flaws. 243 pages.
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The Salem Frigate
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The Salem Frigate

by Jennings, John

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  • very good
  • hardcover
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Used - Very Good
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First printing.
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Hardcover
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Garden City , New York: Doubleday and Company, 1946 John Jennings (1906-1973) was an American author of historical novels, primarily concerned with seagoing adventures. He published his first novel, Next to Valor, in 1939. The sale volume, The Salem Frigate from 1946, was one of his most popular. It concens the U.S. Frigate Essex. Stated first edition with 1946 on title page and copyright page. Blue cloth binding with gold lettering on front board and spine. Binding is tight and square, clean and bright with minor minor fading of lettering at upper spine, a bumped upper fore corne of the back board, andl stains from paper clips at top of copyright page and the following page. Unclipped dust jacket has wear and chipping at top of spine and wear at fore corners of both boards. Repairs and restorations have been made. 500 pages.
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Best American Humorous Short Stories: An Anthology
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Best American Humorous Short Stories: An Anthology

by Jessup, Alexander; Edited by

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  • hardcover
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Used - Very Good
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Hardcover
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New York: Modern Library, 1944 Modern Library, 1944. Very Good. Modern Library, 1944. Very Good. This is a collection of humorous American short stories by masters of the genre including Poe, Twain, Bret Harte, O. Henry and others; all were written between 1830 and 1914. Number 87 in the Modern Library series. Blue cloth binding with gold lettering light blue block on front board and spine, Toledano 8 binding (1939-1963). Binding tight and square, clean and bright with no marking other than minor foxing at front and back. Unclipped dust jacket (Toledano 8g used from 1939-1944) is chipped at all extremities, but is still bright and clean. Book list on reverse side of jacket lists 291 titles. Repairs and restoration have been made.
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Heat and Dust
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Heat and Dust

by Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer

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  • fine
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  • First
Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060121976
ISBN 10
0060121971
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New York, Hagerstown, San Francisco, London: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1976 Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1927-) is a German born English citizen who dives her time between London, New Delhi, and America. She wrote her first novel, To Whom She Will, in 1955 and won the Booker Award for Heat and Dust in 1976. The sale item is the stated first American edition from 1976 with full number line. Tan paper boards with red cloth at spine; gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square with no flaws except for minor bumping at top and bottom of spine. Unclipped dust jacket has no flaws. The jacket does carry the announcement of the Booker Award. 181 pages.
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Travelers
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Travelers

by Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First American edition.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060121938
ISBN 10
0060121939
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New York: Harper & Row, 1973 Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1927-) is a German born English citizen who divides her time between London, New Delhi, and America. She wrote her first novel, To Whom She Will, in 1955 and won the Booker Award for Heat and Dust in 1976. Travelers was written in 1973. The sale item is the stated first American edition. Green cloth binding with blue cloth at spine; silver lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square, clean and bright with no soiling; only flaw is bumping at top and bottom of spine. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean but has bumping and minor wear. 247 pages.
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Waiting: A Novel
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Waiting: A Novel

by Ha Jin

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  • fine
  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
Third printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780375406539
ISBN 10
0375406530
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New York: Pantheon Books/Random House, 1999 Ha Jin (1956-) is a Chinese American author and educator. His first four books were poetry; Waiting is his second novel and winner of the National Book Award. Third printing of the first edition. Black paper boards with gold lettering on the spine only. Binding tight, square, clean and bright with no flaws. Unclipped dust jacket shows the National Book Award symbol on the front board side. Jacket has no flaws. 309 pages.
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October Light
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October Light

by Gardner.John

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780394499123
ISBN 10
0394499123
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Alfred A. Knopf, 1976 Gardner (1933-1982) was an American educator, author, and mediaeval literature authority. He wrote his first book (The Old Men) in 1959. Several of his books use fantasy elements to tell the story. The sale item item is from 1976, a stated first edition. Brown cloth binding with a blind stamped illustration of front board and gold lettering on spine. Binding tight and square with no flaws except for bumping at top and bottom of spine. Unclipped dust jacket is in very good shape except for the top and bottom of spiine. 434 pages.
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The Orphan Master's Son
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The Orphan Master's Son

by Johnson, Adam

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  • very good
  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780812992793
ISBN 10
0812992792
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New York: Random House, 2012 Random House, 2012. Very Good. Random House, 2012. Very Good. Adam Johnson is both an educator and an author; his first collection, Emporium, was published in 2002. The sale item was the 2013 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. It is the story of intrigue in current day North Korea. Stated first edition with full number line. Black paper boards with red lettering on spine only. Tight and square, clean and bright. The book has been read. The unclipped dust jacket has some wear at top and bottom of spine but is clean and bright otherwise. No tears. 442 pages plus acknowledgments and author's background.
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Charmed Life
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Charmed Life

by Jones, Diana Wynne

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  • very good
  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Greenwillow Books (William Morrow), 1977 Diana Wynne Jones (1934-2011) was an English author who wrote fantasy books for both adults and young adults. She wrote her first novlel, Changeoveer, in 1970. The sale item is from 1977 and is the first novel in the Chrestomanci series. Stated first (American) edition from 1977 with full numbe line. Orange cloth binding with black lettering on front board and spine. Binding is clean and bright but slightly cocked at top of spine. Unclipped dust jacket is white and shows it's age a bit. Repairs and restortions have been made but there is a quarter-inch chip at the bottom of spine and wear at extremities. 218 pages.
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From Here to Eternity
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From Here to Eternity

by Jones, James

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  • fine
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Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
Book Club.
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1977 Charles Scribner's Sons, 1977 Fine. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1977 Fine. This is the first book by Jones; it won the National Book award in 1951. It was then made into an award winning movie with Borgnine, Sinatra, Clift, Lancaster, and Ms. Kerr. This is a book club edition published well after the 1951 original, probably sometime after 1977 since that date is mentioned on the back of the dust jacket. Green leatherette binding with gold lettering on spine only. No marking inside or out, binding tight and square; some minor bumping at top of spine. Dust jacket has some minor wear at extremities and a chip at bottom of back board and another at the top of spine; otherwise clean and bright. Repairs and restorations have been made. 803 pages.
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Curriculum Vitae
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Curriculum Vitae

by Joseph, Lawrence

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  • fine
  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First edition.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780822935773
ISBN 10
0822935775
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University of Pittsburgh Press, 1988 Univ of Pittsburgh Press, 1988. Fine. Univ of Pittsburgh Press, 1988. Fine. Lawrence (1948-) is currently a professor with St. John's University Law School. His first book of poetry, Shouting at No One, was published in 1982. Curriculum Vitae is a first edition from 1988; black cloth binding with red lettering on front board and spine.Binding tight, square, clean and bright. Unclipped dust jacket has no price (academic publisher); minor bumps and wear, but no tears. Black with red and white lettering. 57 pages.
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Ulysses
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Ulysses

by Joyce, James

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Used - Very Good
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780394604862
ISBN 10
0394604865
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New York: Modern Library, 1979 Ulysses by James Joyce is both famous and infamous, depending on your outlook. Random House and Modern Library have been involved as publishers in the U.S. from the beginning. The sale item is Modern LIbrary #52.2 which was published from 1961 to 1990. Binding is a Toledano G8 with a Gk jacket, both used by Modern Library from 1997 to 1980. Brown leatherette binding with gold lettering on spine only. Biinding tight and square with no flaws other than a bit of bumping at top and bottom of spine. Unclipped dust jacket is bright and clean but has wear and chipping at front board extremites and a small repaired tear at bottom of spine. 783 pages.
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