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On the Eve by I. S. Turgenev - First Edition - 1950 - from World of Rare Books and Biblio.com

On the Eve

by I. S. Turgenev

Condition: Acceptable/Acceptable


Cresset Press, 1950. Hardcover. Acceptable/Acceptable. 1950. First Edition. 216 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth with gilt lettering. Moderate foxing present towards front and rear of book. Mild tanning to pages throughout with occasional light foxing and thumb marking present. Prominent foxing to text block edges. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and crushing at spine ends. Unclipped jacket has moderate edge wear with some prominent tears and chipping. Mild tanning and marking.
  • Bookseller: World of Rare Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1574157824IEV
  • Title: On the Eve
  • Author: I. S. Turgenev
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Acceptable/Acceptable
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Cresset Press
  • Date published: 1950


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