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												1900 by  Rebecca West
	 - First Edition Thus
			 - 1996
		 - from Grimalkin Books (SKU: 001185)

1900

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1900

by West, Rebecca

  • Used
  • fine
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fine/Very Good+
ISBN 10
0517142686
ISBN 13
9780517142684
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New York: Crescent Books, 1996. Originally published in 1982, this is the First Printing Thus of a new 1996 edition, with the appropriate "number line" ending in a "1." The book is in Fine condition with a Very Good+ dust jacket (click on photo). Rebecca West captures the new century as it was in the world of politics, art and literature, music, theatre, science, philosophy, psychiatry, and major events. The book includes black-and-white period photographs throughout to highlight West's insightful and stirring text. The book is bound in green covered boards with gilt spine lettering and green endpapers. There is a remainder dot on the bottom edge. The dust jacket has edge rubbing and several tiny tears, including one on the top spine tip that the former owner repaired with tape. The book measures 10 1/8 by 8 1/2 inches and includes 192 pages, with Index.. First Edition Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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bookseller
Grimalkin Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
001185
Title
1900
Author
West, Rebecca
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition Thus
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0517142686
ISBN 13
9780517142684
Publisher
Crescent Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1996
Keywords
World History
Bookseller catalogs
World History; Biography and Autobiography;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Grimalkin Books

Grimalkin Books is located in Steelton, Pennsylvania, the first town south of Harrisburg. We specialize in older, unusual books and sets, often literary, artistic, or historical. "Grimalkin" is old English for an old gray cat, mainly because the owner, Bob Amsel, is a cat lover. All books subject to prior sale. Payment must be received within 10 days of the order or item will be returned to stock. We accept money orders, bank checks, personal checks (allow time to clear), PayPal or MasterCard/Visa through Biblio's credit card processing service. International orders must be paid in US dollars and can be paid via PayPal, credit card (through ABE), or International Postal Money Order. Your purchase will be carefully packaged to protect it during shipping. Books may not be returned just because the buyer has changed his mind. Only books with actual defects that were not mentioned by the seller in the listing may be returned. Please insure returns for their full value.

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First Edition
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jacket
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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]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
good+
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fine
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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]
remainder
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