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A Fine and Private Place. by  Morley Callaghan - First Edition - 1975 - from Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA (SKU: 29032)

A Fine and Private Place.

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A Fine and Private Place.

by Callaghan, Morley

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN 10
0770512771
ISBN 13
9780770512774
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Toronto, Ontario.: Macmillan.. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. 0770512771 . 8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 213 pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First edition as per the copyright page. Callaghan's 17th published book. Very minor shelf wear to the spine tips, otherwise clean and tight. The dust jacket has wear to the head edge of the back panel and the spine crown. The spine is also a tad darkened. .

Synopsis

A Fine and Private Place is a fantasy novel written by Peter S. Beagle, the first of his major fantasies. It was first published in hardcover by Viking Press on May 23, 1960, followed by a trade paperback from Delta the same year, and a regular paperback in the United Kingdom from Corgi in 1963. The first U.S. paperback publication was by Ballantine Books in 1969. The Ballantine edition was reprinted numerous times through 1988.

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Bookseller
Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
29032
Title
A Fine and Private Place.
Author
Callaghan, Morley
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0770512771
ISBN 13
9780770512774
Publisher
Macmillan.
Place of Publication
Toronto, Ontario.
Date published
1975
Keywords
0770512771, Canadiana; Literature; First Edition;, Toronto; Biography;
Bookseller catalogs
CANADIAN LITERATURE;

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jacket
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First Edition
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Copyright page
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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]
tight
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spine
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Cloth
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fine
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shelf wear
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