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The Floating Opera by  John Barth - Hardcover - First British Edition - 1968 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 150907015)

The Floating Opera

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The Floating Opera

by Barth, John

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good
ISBN 10
0436033720
ISBN 13
9780436033728
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London: Secker and Warburg, 1968. First British Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed first British edition. (Follows two American editions.) 247 p. Crimson cloth with gilt lettering. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Inscribe dby author on title page to former owners. Light bumping to corners. Chip at foot of jacket, laminate bubble at edge of front panel, back flap creased, price clipped. Barth's first book, with the restored ending, uncommon signed.

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bookseller
Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
150907015
Title
The Floating Opera
Author
Barth, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First British Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0436033720
ISBN 13
9780436033728
Publisher
Secker and Warburg
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1968
Keywords
signed, revised
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;

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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.

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fine
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jacket
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price clipped
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gilt
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Cloth
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title page
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