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The Black Creek Stopping-House (signed) by  Nellie L McClung - Signed First Edition - 1912 - from Lindenlea Books (SKU: 002632)

The Black Creek Stopping-House (signed)

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The Black Creek Stopping-House (signed)

by McClung, Nellie L

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Very Good Minus/No DJ
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About This Item

Toronto, Canada: William Briggs, 1912. Dark green boards, gold lettering on spine and front, illustration of rural house on front in black and white, 224 pages. Inscribed, dated (Xmas, 1912) and signed by author on ffep: "To Miss Alice Jordan with much love from Horace, and his mother". Book slightly cocked, front lightly smudged and speckled, corners rubbed and bowed, bumped, rubbed and chipped on ends of spine. Pencil erasure mark on ffep, pages darkened, first 4 pages lightly creased. Cracked at page 17, lower half of last 2 pages separated from spine, with tear (1/2 inch) at top of separation on page 223, and tear (1.25 inch) at top of separation on rear free endpaper. Cracked at rear paste-down so rear board shaky. Overall, very good minus. A scarce, signed first edition.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No DJ. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Details

Bookseller
Lindenlea Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
002632
Title
The Black Creek Stopping-House (signed)
Author
McClung, Nellie L
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Minus
Jacket condition
No DJ
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Briggs
Place of Publication
Toronto, Canada
Date published
1912
Keywords
Nellie L. McClung
Bookseller catalogs
Canadian;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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About Lindenlea Books

We are located in Ottawa (Ontario, Canada), and started selling books online in 2009. We offer a wide range of topics, with a focus on signed modern Canadian first editions. Please feel free to contact us by email if you have a question regarding any of our books.

Glossary

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cocked
Refers to a state where the spine of a book is lightly "twisted" in such a way that the front and rear boards of a book do not...[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]
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an...[more]
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]
inscribed
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has...[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
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...[more]

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