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Can Such Things be ? by  Ambrose BIERCE - Hardcover - 2nd Edition - 1903 - from Contact Editions (SKU: 16228)

Can Such Things be ?

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Can Such Things be ?

by BIERCE, Ambrose

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Washington: Neale Publishing Company , 1903. Red cloth lettered in gilt and white with big question mark on front panel and spine with wear to edges .320 pages.Inscribed by Bierce to "T.T. Williams to whose powerful and friendly pen the author of this book is more indebted than he can say. Ambrose Bierce Washington D.C. June 27, 1903.". Inscribed By Author. 2nd Edition. Cloth. VG/No Jacket. Octavo.

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16228
Title
Can Such Things be ?
Author
BIERCE, Ambrose
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - VG
Jacket condition
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Edition
2nd Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Neale Publishing Company
Place of Publication
Washington
Date published
1903
Size
Octavo

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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]
jacket
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inscribed
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edges
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]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[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]
octavo
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