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Fighting the Underworld by Philip S. van Cise - Hardcover - 1936 - from The World of Rare Books and Biblio.com

Fighting the Underworld

by Philip S. van Cise

Condition: Good


Eyre & Spottiswoode Limited, 1936. Hardcover. Good. 1936. 369 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth boards. Bright pages with light wear and rubbing to text block edges. Previous owners inscription on front pastedown. Mild rub wear to surfaces and edges with crushing and creasing to spine ends and minor bumps to corners.


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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers.The cloth is stretched ove...[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. A...[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 book.&...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket....[more]
edges
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Bumps
Indicates that the affected part of the book has been impacted in such a way so as to cause a flattening, indention, or light be...[more]
jacket
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