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												The Cloister and the Hearth: A Tale of the Middle Ages by  Charles READE
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1932
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 84894)

The Cloister and the Hearth: A Tale of the Middle Ages

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The Cloister and the Hearth: A Tale of the Middle Ages

by READE, Charles

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New York: The Heritage Press. Very Good+. 1932. Hardcover. A Heritage Press reprint edition of Charles Reade's highly-regarded 1861 novel, set in the 15th century and following the travels of author's Gerard Eliassoen character as he travels around Europe. With illustrations in photogravure by Lynd Ward and an introduction by Hendrik Willem Van Loon. Sandglass leaflet laid in (NY, no. III: 17). --- In full olive cloth-covered boards with decorations in red and lighter olive to covers and spine, gilt-stamped titling on spine & orange topstain. In dark red paper-covered slipcase. --- A clean, unmarked, tightly-bound copy, but with a little age-toning to leaves. Structurally sound slipcase with small tears and scuffs, else in good shape.; Tall Octavo - 9 to 10 in. tall; xv, 745 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
84894
Title
The Cloister and the Hearth: A Tale of the Middle Ages
Author
READE, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Heritage Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1932

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good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
octavo
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leaves
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