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DELIGHTFUL DALMATIA by  Alice Lee Moqué - First Edition - 1914 - from Tennyson Williams, Books and Fine Art (SKU: W2278)

DELIGHTFUL DALMATIA

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DELIGHTFUL DALMATIA

by Moqué, Alice Lee

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  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
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New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1914. 374 pages + 31 pages of black and white half-tone photographs and 8 pages of ads. Two color photographs: frontispiece and front cover decoration. Map endpapers. First printing of this travel book about Dalmatia, a vacation destination on the Adriatic coast of what is now Croatia. Alice Lee Moqué travelled to Dalmatia on their ninth "wedding tour" (because they had taken such trips nine consecutive years). All of the illustrations are photographs taken by the author, who had long been an avid student of photography. The book is clean and tight, with a tiny bit of color rubbing on the blue cloth covers.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Alice Lee moqué. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

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Bookseller
Tennyson Williams, Books and Fine Art US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
W2278
Title
DELIGHTFUL DALMATIA
Author
Moqué, Alice Lee
Illustrator
Alice Lee moqué
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Funk & Wagnalls Company
Place of Publication
New York and London
Date Published
1914
Size
8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall
Bookseller catalogs
Illustrated Books;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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About Tennyson Williams, Books and Fine Art

Our office, located in historic Williamsburg, Virginia, is open by appointment or by chance. We are antiquarian booksellers who buy and sell carefully selected books for collectors and researchers in many genre. We also sell important autographs and photographs as well as original art, including wood engravings by Winslow Homer and J. J. Lankes; lithographs by Miró, Matisse, Calder, Wengenroth, and others; and works from the American Etching Revival. You can reach us by telephone: (757)378-5400; or by email: twbooks1@cox.net.

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First Edition
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Rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
Cloth
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Tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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