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English Sketches:  From "The Sketch Book." by  Washington IRVING - Hardcover - 1886 - from Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 66698)

English Sketches: From "The Sketch Book."

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English Sketches: From "The Sketch Book."

by IRVING, Washington

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  • very good
  • hardcover
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Very Good
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Philadelphia:: J. B. Lippincott Company,. Very Good. 1886. Hardcover. Illustrated. An early reprint edition. Octavo, bound in olive green cloth with gilt lettering and design, beveled board edges, all edges gilt. Light edge wear, else very good. Binding is solid.; 80 pages .

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Bookseller
Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
66698
Title
English Sketches: From "The Sketch Book."
Author
IRVING, Washington
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J. B. Lippincott Company,
Place of Publication
Philadelphia:
Date published
1886
Keywords
TRAVEL, England
Bookseller catalogs
Travel;

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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]
beveled
Beveled edges, or beveled boards, describe a technique of binding in which the edges of book boards have been cut into slanted...[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]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]

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