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Collecting American First Editions: Its Pitfalls and Its Pleasures. With Fifty-one Illustrations

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Collecting American First Editions: Its Pitfalls and Its Pleasures. With Fifty-one Illustrations

by Curle, Richard

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1930. xviii, 221p. A near fine copy, with the very faint darkening of the spine label, no d.j., in a very good slipcase which shows some wear at the corners and has the number 1203 crossed out and replaced by 923.. Signed By the Author. First Edition. No. 923 of 1250 Copies. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
The Chatham Bookseller, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
018543
Title
Collecting American First Editions: Its Pitfalls and Its Pleasures. With Fifty-one Illustrations
Author
Curle, Richard
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
No Dj
Edition
First Edition. No. 923 of 1250 Copies
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bobbs-Merrill Company
Place of Publication
Indianapolis
Date published
1930
Keywords
BOOK COLLECTING. AMERICAN LITERATURE--FIRST EDITIONS--BIBLIOGRAPHY.
Bookseller catalogs
Book Collecting;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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The Chatham Bookseller, LLC

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The Chatham Bookseller, LLC

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About The Chatham Bookseller, LLC

The Chatham Bookseller (member ABAA, ABNJ) began in 1968, and, in 1970, opened a store at its present location in Madison, NJ. The store contains over 10,000 books in over 80 different subjects, and favors good used books and good literature (both hardcover and paperback) over popular books and bestsellers. Our Internet business began in 2001. Our Internet stock is kept on the premises but cannot be viewed as a whole. However, we can show and sell individual titles upon request. Those wishing to examine Internet books should call ahead. Store hours are 9-5:00 (Tues.-Sat.) and 12-5 (Sun.). The business is run by Jesse D. Mann.

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First Edition
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