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The Best of Everything by  William Davis - 1st Edition - 1981 - from Sparkle Books and

The Best of Everything

by Davis, William

Condition: Very Good-/Very Good

New York: St Martins Pr, 1981 Solid With Corners And Binding Intact, Light Wear And Child Scribble On Ffep. Dj Is Clipped And Has One Closed Tear To Back Panel. Stated First Edition. The Subtitle, "A Guide To Quality For Those Who Know How To Appreciate It" Is Somewhat Tongue In Cheek, As Might Be Expected Given The Editor Was Editor In Chief At Punch. There Is In Fact As Much Snobbery As Connoisseurship Or Useful Information. Viz. Best Boutonniere (Carnation) Provides The Bonus Information That The Button Hole Should Be One To One And One-Eighths Of An Inch Long, And That Smaller, Faux Or The Absence Of Any Buttonhole Is The Mark Of A Cheap Suit.Illustrated By Lots Of Cartoons From Punch.

  • Bookseller: Sparkle Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 003525
  • Title: The Best of Everything
  • Author: Davis, William
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good-
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0312077130
  • ISBN 13:9780312077136
  • Publisher: St Martins Pr
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1981
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall


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