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Bright Was Their Destiny

Bright Was Their Destiny

Bright Was Their Destiny

Bright Was Their Destiny

by De Meyer, John

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  • Hardcover
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards scuffed, page tops spotted, adhesive darkened at outer joints, jacket toned at spine and
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NY: Wilfred Funk. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards scuffed, page tops spotted, adhesive . darkened at outer joints, jacket toned at spine and lightly wrinkled at . margins.. 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. The quintessential New England novel by a Yankee scion. "This is a story of the bungling by the first families of New England--the last stronghold of sound conservatism--that is the cause of the decline of America's once snugest [sic] industrial domain. The book is written with indignation. Yet also through the story moves one of the most exciting and sophisticated romances of recent fiction. " (from front jacket flap). Grey cloth binding. ; 312 pages .

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Bookseller
Old Saratoga Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
021152
Title
Bright Was Their Destiny
Author
De Meyer, John
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards scuffed, page tops spotted, adhesive darkened at outer joints, jacket toned at spine and
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Wilfred Funk
Place of Publication
NY
Date Published
1941
Keywords
New, England, 1940s Novels
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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About Old Saratoga Books

Old Saratoga Books owners Dan and Rachel Jagareski have been selling books since 1996. After running an open shop for twenty years in the historic village of Schuylerville we now sell books online and at book fairs. We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA). Our specialties include books about history, science, cooking, children's books, and the arts. Rachel is a graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar and has attended Rare Book School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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