COVID-19 Update

September 24, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders. Read more here.

Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

No image available

A Fable for Critics; or, Better, A Glance at a Few of Our Literary Progenies from the Tub of Diogenes; That is, a Series of Jokes By a Wonderful

No cover image available

A Fable for Critics; or, Better, A Glance at a Few of Our Literary Progenies from the Tub of Diogenes; That is, a Series of Jokes By a Wonderful

by George P. Putnam

  • Used
  • good
  • Hardcover
Condition
Good
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 3 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Catawissa, Pennsylvania
Item Price:
$18.00
FREE shipping to USA
More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1859. In brown cloth blindstamped covers with gillt lettering on spine. Sqaure and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping of ends of spine and corners. Small splits on upper and lower spine edges. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
Quaker House Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
004169
Title
A Fable for Critics; or, Better, A Glance at a Few of Our Literary Progenies from the Tub of Diogenes; That is, a Series of Jokes By a Wonderful
Author
George P. Putnam
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Ticknor & Fields
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1859
Keywords
Fiction, Humor
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction, Humor;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Terms of Sale

Quaker House Books

Items must be returned within ten days of sale for a full refund if not satisfied.

About the Seller

Quaker House Books

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 3 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2006
Catawissa, Pennsylvania
Ask Seller a Question

About Quaker House Books

My book holdings are eclectic in nature.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[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]
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is...[more]
tracking-