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Acres of Antaeus

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Acres of Antaeus

by COREY, Paul

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About This Item

New York: Henry Holt and Company Publishers, [1946]. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (20.75cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket; [10],388pp. Jacket extremities a bit chipped and rubbed with a few short closed tears, toning to spine, minor dust-soil to rear panel, else Very Good and sound. "A novel about farms and farm empires" - upper jacket panel. Set in Iowa during the Depression, describes the "development of a corporation farm by those who were foreclosing mortgages on the land of small farmers...[Ends] with an argument for farm co-operatives" - COAN, p. 39; HANNA 802.

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Bookseller
Lorne Bair Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
30095
Title
Acres of Antaeus
Author
COREY, Paul
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Henry Holt and Company Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
[1946]
Keywords
Iowa
Bookseller catalogs
Modern Fiction; Social Fiction; Great Depression; Rural Labor;

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Jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...
Octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...
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....
Cloth
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