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Familiar Talks on Astronomy with Chapters on Geography and Navigation

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Familiar Talks on Astronomy with Chapters on Geography and Navigation

by William Harwar Parker

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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Chicago: A. C. McClurg and Company, 1890. First Edition. First Printing. In blue cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping of ends of spine. Moderate shelf rubbing. Photos upon request. thank you for your patronage. . Hardcover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Quaker House Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
003779
Title
Familiar Talks on Astronomy with Chapters on Geography and Navigation
Author
William Harwar Parker
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
A. C. McClurg and Company
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date published
1890
Keywords
Science, Astronomy
Bookseller catalogs
Science;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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First Edition
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spine
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12mo
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rubbing
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Cloth
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gilt
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