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Centennial English-Arabic Dictionary of the American Press (Abridged)

by SAAD, KHALIL M

Condition: Good/No Jacket


1926. . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket . No dustwrapper. Large 8vo. - Green cloth covers w/ gilt titles to spine - Corners bumped and covers rubbed - Edges of text block toned and bottom edge has several brown stains - Previous owner's names and date in ink on front free endpaper - Names in ink to rear pastedown - Endpapers lightly foxed - Some minor scattered foxing throughout - Title page and preface page have small tears mended w/ tape and preface page has a small hole - Book ow/ solid, clean and tight - 664 pages
  • Bookseller: Green Ink Booksellers GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 620608
  • Title: Centennial English-Arabic Dictionary of the American Press (Abridged)
  • Author: SAAD, KHALIL M
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition:
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Date published: 1926
  • Size: No dustwrapper


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