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												The Dust Which is God: A Novel in Verse by  William Rose BENÉT
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1945
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 81992)

The Dust Which is God: A Novel in Verse

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The Dust Which is God: A Novel in Verse

by BENÉT, William Rose

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  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1945. Hardcover. Stated fifth printing of the author's long-form poem, awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1942. Due to war-time paper shortages, the entire book is printed on bright yellow stock. --- In beige cloth-covered boards with illustrations and titling in brown to cover and spine; brown topstain. Jacket in tones of dark brown and tan, with author photographic portrait to back panel. --- With some darkening & discoloration to cloth, otherwise a clean, firmly-bound copy. Unclipped jacket with chipping and small tears but mostly intact and in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xiii, 559 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
81992
Title
The Dust Which is God: A Novel in Verse
Author
BENÉT, William Rose
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1945
Bookseller catalogs
>>Poetry; >>Pulitzer, Nobel, Booker, Nat Book Award Prize;

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About Bluebird Books

Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use Biblio.com for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).

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chipping
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Cloth
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octavo
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