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Cricket: A Tale of Humble Life by Silas K Hocking - Hardcover - from Washburn Books and Biblio.com

Cricket: A Tale of Humble Life

by Silas K Hocking

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket


Frederick Warne & Co Undated volume, circa 1887, published in several different coloured decorative boards with gilt drawing. Novel by the Cornish author and Methodist minister. Gilt lettering to spine, black floral design to rear board, all edges gilt. 238pp illustrated with black and white drawings. Some bumping to spine and corners, spine slightly dulled and gift inscription to endpaper, otherwise very good copy.. Decorated Red Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


  • Bookseller: Washburn Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 009628
  • Title: Cricket: A Tale of Humble Life
  • Author: Silas K Hocking
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co
  • Bookseller catalogs: Collectable Fiction;
  • Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a ...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps aro...[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. A...[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.  A...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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