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A COUNTRYMAN'S BED-BOOK by Roy Barrette - First edition - 1987 - from Andre Strong Bookseller and Biblio.com

A COUNTRYMAN'S BED-BOOK

by Roy Barrette

Condition: Near Fine/very good


Maine: Down East Books, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. 6 x 9 in. Black cloth boards with gilt spine titles. Condition is NEAR FINE ; covers like new, binding tight. PO's name and date on ffep, text unmarked. DJ is VERY GOOD ; a few chips and creases, very clean, spine sunned. Day-glo price sticker on front flap. Maine. RGR


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