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Five Masters: A Study in the Mutations of the Novel (Boccaccio, Cervantes, Richardson, Stendhal and Prout).

by Joseph Wood Krutch

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Bloomington, IN Indiana University Press: Midland Books, 1959. Paperback First Edition Thus [1959]; Third Printing (1961). Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; moderate rubbing to the wrapper covers; the price has been removed from the upper corner of the front panel; the binding leans very slightly and is also a hair cocked off square, but remains perfectly secure (it is sewn); the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A lightly used copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing a little wear and a few minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.9 x 5.2 x 1 inches). xii, 328 pages. Language: English. Weight: 15 ounces. First Edition Thus [1959]; Third Printing (1961). . Trade Paperback.


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