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Beauty's Punishment by  A N (RICE< Anne) ROQUELAURE - Signed First Edition - 1987 - from Rainford and Parris Books - PBFA (SKU: 200511)

Beauty's Punishment

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Beauty's Punishment

by ROQUELAURE, A N (RICE< Anne)

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
F/F
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Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd, 1987. F/F. 1st UK Edition, 1st Impression. 12 x 20.5 cm black boards with gilt titles to the spine together with publisher's original unclipped dust jacket showing £11.95 at the foot of the front flap. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the front free endpaper. The boards are in fine condition with firm, sharp and square corners and no shelf wear. The titles are very bright and fresh and the spine ends are firm. The binding is very firm and square with slight toning to the edges of the text block due to paper quality. The book appears unread. Internally, there is no name, inscription or bookplate. The dust jacket is in fine condition and is now protected in a removable clear jacket (not shown). A superb copy. Rainford & Parris Books welcomes enquiries, so please do not hesitate to ask if you require further images or have any questions. All books are packaged with great care.

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Bookseller
Rainford and Parris Books - PBFA GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
200511
Title
Beauty's Punishment
Author
ROQUELAURE, A N (RICE< Anne)
Book condition
Used - F/F
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd
Date published
1987

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About Rainford and Parris Books - PBFA

Rainford & Parris Books is a small family business based on the Hertfordshire / Essex border, close to London Stansted Airport. We are full time professional bookdealers specialising mainly in Modern First Editions, Children's Books, Illustrated Books and Nineteenth Century Literature, as well as assorted fine and interesting books. When describing our books we attempt to list all significant defects to a high degree of precision, so that you can build an accurate idea of their condition. We supplement our description with images and are always happy to provide further images or information. All books are very carefully packaged in a new book-box so that they reach you in the condition described.

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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]
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...[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....[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[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]
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
inscribed
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