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The Blackbird in the Lilac by James Reeves - Hardcover - 1957 - from World of Rare Books (SKU: 1601459268ADA)

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, 1957. Hardcover. Good/Good. 1957. Reprint. 95 pages. Illustrated dustjacket over blue cloth. Black & white illustrations throughout. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing. Heavier tanning to endpaper & pastedowns. Pen inscription to front endpaper. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Spine has crushing to both ends. Spine is heavily tanned. Spine is heavily tanned. Unclipped jacket has light edgewear with tears and creasing.Jacket has moderate tanning.


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The Blackbird in the Lilac
James Reeves
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Oxford University Press
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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]
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]
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]

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