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A Fit of Coffin

by Lourens, Leonard D

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Constantia Publishers, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by author. The front end page has been signed by the author, Leonard Lourens, in black ink. The dust jacket is shelf rubbed and edge worn, with some light creasing and fraying on the top and bottom edges of the spine. Aside from this, the jacket remains bright, whole and intact. Internally, the pages are lightly foxed throughout, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages remain crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presented handsomely in cellophane. JK


  • Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books ZA (ZA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 24ix
  • Title: A Fit of Coffin
  • Author: Lourens, Leonard D
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Constantia Publishers
  • Date published: 1969
  • Bookseller catalogs: Esoteric;


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