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Cork and the Serpent by Macdonald Hastings - First Edition - 1955 - from BookLovers of Bath (SKU: 191801)

Cork and the Serpent

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Cork and the Serpent

by Macdonald Hastings

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper with a couple of short, closed, tears
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About This Item

London: Michael Joseph, 1955. Hardback. Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper with a couple of short, closed, tears to the head of the upper panel. Previous owners' note to the first blank. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise. . First edition (first printing). Hardback in dust wrapper (black boards with gilt titling to the spine) Physically 7½” x 4¾” (0.7 kg); 255pp; Cover art by Wildsmith; || The book is on my shelves and will be carefully packed and posted from the pastoral paradise of Peasedown St. John, Bath, by a real bookseller in a real book shop - with my personal guarantee and my beady eye on the Consumer Contracts Regulations. REMEMBER! Buying my copy of this book means the bookshop Jack Russells get their supper! My Book#191801|| Condition:

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Bookseller
BookLovers of Bath GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
191801
Title
Cork and the Serpent
Author
Macdonald Hastings
Format/binding
Hardback
Book condition
Used - Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper with a couple of short, closed, tears
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London: Michael Joseph
Date Published
1955
Keywords
fictitious insurance investigators, crime literature, crime novels, crime fiction, crime stories, fictional crime, scottish highlands, double murder, rural fiction, countryside fiction, training gallops, adventure, stolen property, first edition books, bo

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BookLovers of Bath

As a distance seller based in England, I am required to abide by the terms of the "Distance Selling Act", details of which are freely available. This ensures that you have the highest degree of protection when purchasing from me. Alongside that, I prefer to treat my customers in the manner that I expect to be treated; my guarantee is complete satisfaction or your money back� I aim to please, not just for the one book sale but to ensure that should you require another book, another time that my name against it means it gets your consideration.

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BookLovers of Bath

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About BookLovers of Bath

BookLovers of Bath is set in the pastoral idyll of Peasedown St. John in Somerset (God’s Own Country) in the south west of England. My wife and I owned the village Post Office until the modern world caught up with us in 2014. At that point I converted the premises to a small book shop, Fact or Fable, with a stock of around 4,000 titles in stock. I’ve been selling books worldwide since 1997 and rather hope to get the hang of it shortly…

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