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The Common Man by  G. K Chesterton - First Edition - 1950 - from Abstract Books and

The Common Man

by Chesterton, G. K

Condition: Very Good/Good

New York: Sheed and Ward, 1950. 277 pages, small 8vo, tan cloth. Very good+, neatly printed inscription front endpaper, page margins faintly toned,, very good;dust jacket very good, spine sunned, flap clipped. First book of Chesterton's writings printed posthumously. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
  • Bookseller: Abstract Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 026018
  • Title: The Common Man
  • Author: Chesterton, G. K
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Sheed and Ward
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1950
  • Keywords: Chesterton, Essays, Catolic Authors
  • Bookseller catalogs: Catholic Authors;


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