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The Decline and Fall of the British Empire by  Robert Briffault - First Edition - 1938 - from Banjo Booksellers (SKU: 005467)

The Decline and Fall of the British Empire

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The Decline and Fall of the British Empire

by Briffault, Robert

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
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About This Item

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1938. First printing (same date on TP and CP with no additional printings listed). Red cloth with gilt decoration on the front board and paper label on the spine. Top edge stained blue. 264 numbered pages. The paper label is slightly creased. Some foxing to the endpapers. Otherwise fine. The dust jacket is edgeworn, with short tears and small chips. Two small punctures and a small scuffed spot on the spine. The jacket price is intact. In Brodart dust jacket protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Banjo Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
005467
Title
The Decline and Fall of the British Empire
Author
Briffault, Robert
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1938
Keywords
Collectible
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Banjo Booksellers

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About Banjo Booksellers

On-line and mail-order only. We have a wide variety of books, both fiction and non-fiction, with an emphasis on modern first editions and collectible childrens books.

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spine
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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [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]
First Edition
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jacket
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Cloth
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