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The Floating Opera by  John Barth - Hardcover - First Edition - 1956 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140906059)

The Floating Opera

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The Floating Opera

by Barth, John

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good
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About This Item

New York: Appleton Century Crofts, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First Edition, First Printing, in a price-clipped dust jacket. Very Good. Previous owner name to front free end paper, and inkless emboss to the half-title and title page. Cloth shows light wear. The dust jacket shows sunning, edge wear, light staining, light creasing, rubbing, and a small pen mark to the front panel. The dust jacket has tape repairs made from the verso. Presents well.

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Details

bookseller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
140906059
Title
The Floating Opera
Author
Barth, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Appleton Century Crofts
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1956
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

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Portland, Oregon
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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]

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