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The Blackbird in the Lilac by James Reeves - Hardcover - 1967 - from World of Rare Books (SKU: 1574150094TMB)

The Blackbird in the Lilac

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The Blackbird in the Lilac

by James Reeves

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  • hardcover
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Oxford University Press, 1967. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. 1967. Third reprint. 95 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone in black and white. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing. Thumb marking present. Illustrations are bright and clear. Pen inscription to front endpaper. Boards have mild shelf-wear with slight rubbing to surfaces. Sunning to spine edges. Unclipped jacket has moderate edgewear with chips, tears and creasing. Plastic protective covering to jacket.


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The Blackbird in the Lilac
James Reeves
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Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
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]
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]

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