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The Boa Constrictor and Other Stories

The Boa Constrictor and Other Stories

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The Boa Constrictor and Other Stories

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
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Very Good
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About This Item

Boston: Crosby, Nichols and Co, 1853 Green/gilt embossed boards, gilt decorated spine. boards tight. Considerable foxing to woodcuts. Contains; The Neglected Daughter, Monkey, Christmas, as well as Boa, Very Rare OCLC finds 2 copies. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. First Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good.

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bookseller
Open Door Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
00285997
Title
The Boa Constrictor and Other Stories
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Crosby, Nichols and Co
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1853
Keywords
BOA CONSTRICTORS NEGLECTED DAUGHTER MONKEY CHRISTMAS
Bookseller catalogs
Children's; Folklore;

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Full refund if returned within 10 days if not happy. Paypal accepted = Open Door Books will send invoice

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Open Door Books

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Bath, Maine
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About Open Door Books

Established in 2000 we are open year round, 10-5ish in downtown Bath Maine. About 25,000 books, ephemera, some art and old maps. Maine books a speciality along with a nice selection of maritime/sailing/travel. Do stop in or drop us a line opendoor@gwi.net

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Cloth
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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]
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]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
First Edition
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