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Coming of Age: The Story of Our Century by Those Who've Lived It by  Studs TERKEL - Signed First Edition - 1995 - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA (SKU: 37712)

Coming of Age: The Story of Our Century by Those Who've Lived It

Coming of Age: The Story of Our Century by Those Who've Lived It by  Studs TERKEL - Signed First Edition - 1995 - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA (SKU: 37712)
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Coming of Age: The Story of Our Century by Those Who've Lived It

by TERKEL, Studs

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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ISBN 13
9781565842847
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New York: The New Press, 1995. Hardcover. Small 4to. Black cloth spine with gilt lettering and black paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. xxvi, 468pp. Near fine/fine. A tight and attractive first edition of this thick (to cite front jacket panel) "Story of Our Century by Those Who've Lived It" -- with a fine gold-bordered bookplate on half-title page signed boldly by the author in black fineline: "Peace! / Studs Terkel."

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Bookseller
Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
37712
Title
Coming of Age: The Story of Our Century by Those Who've Lived It
Author
TERKEL, Studs
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1565842847
ISBN 13
9781565842847
Publisher
The New Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1995
Bookseller catalogs
Books; Americana;

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts accepts most major credit cards and PayPal. Checks are welcome. Institutions will be accommodated as their procedures require. Every effort has been made to describe each book and any defects accurately. If an item proves unsatisfactory for any reason, it may be returned within seven days. We would appreciate a courtesy call if an item is being returned. Member ABAA, ILAB, MWABA, The Manuscript Society.

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About Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been serving book lovers, collectors and institutions since 1991. Our inventory of quality out-of-print books spans 50 subjects, while the extensive autograph holdings have a decidedly historical bent, reflecting personages from every field of human endeavor.

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fine
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