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Ethic Amusements by   Daniel The Elder Bellamy - Hardcover - 1770 - from Old Bookshelf (SKU: 004213)

Ethic Amusements

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Ethic Amusements

by Bellamy, Daniel The Elder

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  • fair
  • hardcover
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London: D. Bellamy, 1770. Hardcover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Green calf, gilt borders, 5 raised bands, gilt bordered spine panels and gilt lettering, al edges gilt, gilt tooling to interior edges, numerous vignette engraviings throughout. Front board is detached but present, wear to edges and spine, contents lightly age-toned, some light spotting to a few margins, slight waviness to text. Text block is tight, and interior is attractive and in basically sound condition; just needs front board to be re-attached.

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Bookseller
Old Bookshelf US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
004213
Title
Ethic Amusements
Author
Bellamy, Daniel The Elder
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
D. Bellamy
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1770
Keywords
Tales Fables
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry; Literature and Fiction;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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Glossary

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calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]
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]
vignette
A decorative design or illustration placed at the beginning or end of a ...[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]
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]
Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....[more]
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.

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