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On Board the Emma

by Dumas, Alexandre

Condition: Very Good/Good


London: Ernest Benn, 1929. Copy in blue cloth on boards in unclipped D/J. Slight rubbing to head/foot of spine. Small patch of sunning at head of noard spine. Jacket spine is sunned with some carry over to upper and lower covers. Jacket chipped and creased around edges. Some foxing to folio edges. Previous owners inscription on half title page. Clean text and b/w plates.. First British Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Balfour Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 025975
  • Title: On Board the Emma
  • Author: Dumas, Alexandre
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Edition: First British Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Ernest Benn
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1929
  • Keywords: On Board the Emma Alexandre Dumas 1929 Ernest Benn
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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