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Bald Headed Aft: An Etching by Levon West

Bald Headed Aft: An Etching by Levon West

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Bald Headed Aft: An Etching by Levon West

by Farnham, Frank R

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New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. First edition of Bald Headed Aft by Frank Farnham. Thin octavo, 6pp. Blue boards, white vellum spine, title in gilt on spine. Frontispiece portrait of fishing vessel by Levon West, with tissue cover. No dust jacket, as issued. Light shelf wear to boards, otherwise near fine. From a small but unstated limited edition.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
Bald Headed Aft: An Etching by Levon West
Author
Farnham, Frank R
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
William Edwin Rudge
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1928
Keywords
first edition Bald Headed Aft

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Vellum
Vellum is a sheet of specialty prepared skin of lamb, calf, or goat kid used for binding a book or for printing and writing. ...
Octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...
Shelf Wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is...
Fine
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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....
Jacket
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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...
First Edition
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