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FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS NINTH EDITION by John Bartlett - Hardcover - 1891 - from Andre Strong Bookseller (SKU: 1379)

FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS NINTH EDITION

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FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS NINTH EDITION

by John Bartlett

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  • hardcover
Condition
Good +
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Blue Hill, Maine
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Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1891. Hardcover. Good +. 1158 pages. 5 1/2 x 8 in. Tan half calf binding on spine and corners with marbled boards and end papers ,gilt lettering on spine and gilt top edge, five raised bands. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD: Spine lightly cracked on top edge, leather heavily worn on front and back of covers, bookplate of David B. Ogden on inside of front cover. Front and rear hinge cracked, binding sound, pages clean.

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Bookseller
Andre Strong Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1379
Title
FAMILIAR QUOTATIONS NINTH EDITION
Author
John Bartlett
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good +
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Little, Brown & Co.
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1891
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30 day return guarantee, with full refund including shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged.

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Andre Strong Bookseller

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2008
Blue Hill, Maine
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About Andre Strong Bookseller

I buy collections of books from estates in Downeast Maine and in France. We now have 2 used book stores open year round located at 33 water st Blue Hill Me. Red Gap Books (used books) & Andre Strong Bookseller (Antiquarian)

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Marbled boards
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raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
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]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[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]
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
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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