Sign In | Register
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque - 1st - 1929 - from CraigsClassics and Biblio.com

All Quiet on the Western Front

by Erich Maria Remarque

Condition: Very Good-/Fair


"All Quiet on the Western Front" by Erich Maria Remarque. 1929 1st edition, 1st printing (stated); Little, Brown, and Company; Boston. With original, first issue, un-clipped dust jacket (with the $2.50 price on the front flap and "First American Printing - 100,000 Copies" on the rear flap).

ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT
Paul Baumer enlisted with his classmates in the German army of World War I. Youthful, enthusiastic, they become soldiers. But despite what they have learned, they break into pieces under the first bombardment in the trenches. And as horrible war plods on year after year, Paul holds fast to a single vow: to fight against the principles of hate that meaninglessly pits young men of the same generation but different uniforms against each other—if only he can come out of the war alive.

Condition:
There are some small stain spots on the front and back covers; stain at the bottom edge of the spine; sharp corners. Tight binding. No cracks. No loose pages. The inside of the book is in great condition - clean pages with no stains or tears; name/date (1929) written in pen on front end paper...no other writing found; some very light foxing on the half title and title pages and on 2 rear blank end papers...no other foxing found. Overall the book is in very good condition. The dust jacket un-clipped (with the original $2.50 price on the front flap) and is in acceptable condition only with light staining and tears along the perimeter, top & bottom edges of the spine, and at the center of the hinge between the front cover and front flap.

YOTAM OTTOLENGHI owns an eponymous group of four restaurants, plus the high-end restaurant, NOPI, in London. His previous cookbooks-- Plenty, Jerusalem, and Ottolenghi --have all been on the New York Times bestseller list. Yotam writes for The Guardian and appears on BBC. He lives in London. The author lives in London, UK.




Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed....[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use....[more]
half title
The blank front page which appears just prior to the title page, and typically contains only the title of the book, although, at...[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]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps aro...[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. A...[more]
acceptable
A non-traditional book condition description that generally refers to a book in Good or Very Good condition, although no standar...[more]

$495.00

$3.48 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Make an offer




The Beat Generation

Collecting The Beat Generation

The Beat Generation was born out of WWII, and it still continues to exert considerable influence on today's literary scene. Biblio sellers have a fantastic collection of Beat Generation books and ephemera for browsing.

Where can I get my book appraised?

Do you need to get an appraisal for a valuable book? This short guide from our Book Collecting Guide might help.


Trustpilot