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												The Counterfeiters (Les Faux-Monnayeurs); With Journal of "The  Counterfeiters" (Modern Library #327.1) by  André GIDE
	 - Hardcover
			 - [c.1963]
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 84610)

The Counterfeiters (Les Faux-Monnayeurs); With Journal of "The Counterfeiters" (Modern Library #327.1)

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The Counterfeiters (Les Faux-Monnayeurs); With Journal of "The Counterfeiters" (Modern Library #327.1)

by GIDE, André

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. [c.1963]. Hardcover. Nobel prize-winning author André Gide's work has been described as a novel within a novel, with many characters and complicated cross-plots. First published in France as "Les Faux-Monnayeurs" in 1925. This Modern Library reprint edition translated from the French by Dorothy Bussy; author's "Journal from the Counterfeiters" translated, and with annotations, by Justin O'Brien. Includes considerable additional material at rear of volume. --- In Toledano spine 8 / grey cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style j, verso lists 415 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1963 (though 1955 date appears in book). ML #327.1. --- A very nice copy: clean, tightly-bound and unmarked, but with mild bumps to corners. Unclipped dust jacket with retailer's front flap sticker, a little chafing and rubbing to extremities; wrapped in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; (10), 432 pages .

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
84610
Title
The Counterfeiters (Les Faux-Monnayeurs); With Journal of "The Counterfeiters" (Modern Library #327.1)
Author
GIDE, André
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Modern Library / Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
[c.1963]
Bookseller catalogs
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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
Bumps
Indicates that the affected part of the book has been impacted in such a way so as to cause a flattening, indention, or light... [More]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback.... [More]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
Cloth
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reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
good+
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gilt
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