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The Creative Experiment.

by C.M. Bowra

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New York, NY Grove Press: Evergreen, 1958. Paperback First Edition Thus (1958), unstated in accordance with Grove Press's customary practice at the time of publication. First published in hardcover in 1948. First Edition Thus (1958), unstated in accordance with Grove Press's customary practice at the time of publication. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers;a faint stress crease at the outside edge of the front panel; a former owner's personalized bookplate at the inside of the front cover; prices have been neatly blocked out at both the front and rear panels; the binding, which is sewn, remains square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor flaws. Not far from 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.5 x 0.65 inches). 255 pages. Language: English. Weight: 10 ounces. E-80. Trade Paperback. Sir Cecil Maurice Bowra (1898 – 1971) was an English classical scholar, literary critic and academic, known for his wit. He was Warden of Wadham College, Oxford, from 1938 to 1970, and served as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford from 1951 to 1954.

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Seller
Black Cat Hill Books US (US)
Seller Inventory #
55006
Title
The Creative Experiment.
Author
C.M. Bowra
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition Thus (1958), unstated in accordance with Grove Pre
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Grove Press: Evergreen,
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Date published
1958.
Bookseller catalogs
Prose & Criticism; Belles Lettres; Literary Criticism and Theory;

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