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FIRST EDITIONS: A GUIDE TO IDENTIFICATION by  Edward N. and Linda A. Verkler Zempel - Second edition (first printing of this edition) - [1989] - from John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 26414)

FIRST EDITIONS: A GUIDE TO IDENTIFICATION

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FIRST EDITIONS: A GUIDE TO IDENTIFICATION

by Zempel, Edward N. and Linda A. Verkler

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[Peoria, IL]: The Spoon River Press, [1989]. Second edition (first printing of this edition). A fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with a small closed tear to the upper front panel and slight shelf wear to the spine ends. (26414). Octavo, cloth. Practices for designating first editions for over 1700 publishers, covering the United States, United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.

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Bookseller
John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
26414
Title
FIRST EDITIONS: A GUIDE TO IDENTIFICATION
Author
Zempel, Edward N. and Linda A. Verkler
Book condition
Used - A fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with a small closed tear to the upper front panel and slight shelf wear to the spine en
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Edition
Second edition (first printing of this edition)
Publisher
The Spoon River Press
Place of Publication
[Peoria, IL]
Date Published
[1989]
Keywords
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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]
New
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shelf wear
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fine
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jacket
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octavo
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