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The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze and Other Stories by  William Saroyan - Signed First Edition - 1934 - from Dale Steffey Books (SKU: 006205)

The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze and Other Stories

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The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze and Other Stories

by Saroyan, William

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good Plus
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About This Item

New York: Random House, 1934. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front end page, his 1st book. Near Fine, discreet prior owner name sticker front paste down, hidden by front flap, and two tiny book store stickers at bottom edge rear paste down. Slight rubbing to gilt at spine and rear gutter, else gilt is nicely bright. Slight toning to end pages. In a Very Good Plus priced dust jacket, small chips at spine ends and flap folds and a 1" shallow chip top edge rear panel. Overall a quite lovely SIGNED copy. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Details

Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
006205
Title
The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze and Other Stories
Author
Saroyan, William
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Random House
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1934
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Glossary

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gutter
The inside margin of a book, connecting the pages to the joints near the binding.
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [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]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [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]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.

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