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Dramatic Works of J. B. Poquelin-Moliere Rendered Into English Volume Second (Two/II/2) by  Henri;  J. B.; Van Laun - Hardcover - English Translation - 1878 - from Recycled Records and Books and

Dramatic Works of J. B. Poquelin-Moliere Rendered Into English Volume Second (Two/II/2)

by Poquelin-Moliere, J. B.; Van Laun, Henri;

Condition: Poor/No Dust Jacket

Edinburgh: William Paterson, 1878 389pp. Three Quarter Leather with five raised spine bands, gilt text on spine, and marbled boards and endpapers. . Tips, spine ends, spine bands and board edges are heavily rubbed. Spine ends are chipping. Tips and spine ends are bumped. Remains of bookplate on inside front board. Former owner name in ink on verso of front endpaper. Edges of pages have light foxing. Hinges are open. Top edge gilt is dust stained and scratches. Text is unmarked. . English Translation. Three-Quarter Leather. Poor/No Dust Jacket.
  • Bookseller: Recycled Records and Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 30360
  • Title: Dramatic Works of J. B. Poquelin-Moliere Rendered Into English Volume Second (Two/II/2)
  • Author: Poquelin-Moliere, J. B.; Van Laun, Henri;
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Poor
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Edition: English Translation
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: William Paterson
  • Place: Edinburgh
  • Date published: 1878
  • Bookseller catalogs: Plays, Playwrights;


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