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The Elizabethans and America by  A. L ROWSE - Hardcover - 1959 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 80847)

The Elizabethans and America

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The Elizabethans and America

by ROWSE, A. L

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New York: Harper & Brothers. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1959. Hardcover. An examination of the great interest in the Americas as exhibited by Elizabeth I and her government. With 8 illustrations and maps. Mr. Rowse was a noted English Shakespearean scholar and also a scholar of the Elizabeth era. --- In linen-finish blue paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with photographic portait of the author on the back cover. --- With dampstains to rear of volume and verso of jacket, interior is otherwise firm and clean. Unclipped dust jacket with chipping, rubbing and sizeable tears along edges and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xiii, 222 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
80847
Title
The Elizabethans and America
Author
ROWSE, A. L
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good in Fair dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1959
Bookseller catalogs
>>American History & Politics; >>England, UK and UK History;

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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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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc.... [More]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [More]
chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [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]

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