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THE FLYERS OF THE HUNT by John Mills - First edition - 1859 - from Andre Strong Bookseller (SKU: 5675)

THE FLYERS OF THE HUNT

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THE FLYERS OF THE HUNT

by John Mills

  • Used
  • good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Good
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Blue Hill, Maine
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About This Item

5 x 7 1/2 in. 114 pgs. Red blindstamped cloth boards with gilt lettering and gent on horseback on cover, gilt lettering on spine. 6 color plates, including frontis, all present. Origanl cloth binding. Hand-colored engravings by John Leech. Condition of book is GOOD+ ; corners and edges worn, covers and spine faded, old repair to upper spine, both upper and lower spine missing some cloth, but overall a very nice copy of this scarce, delightful book, in original cloth. Binding is solid and text clean, with some faint browning and some very mild foxing to plates. Earlier owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Sport. RGR.

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Details

Bookseller
Andre Strong Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
5675
Title
THE FLYERS OF THE HUNT
Author
John Mills
Illustrator
John Leech
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Field
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1859
Bookseller catalogs
Sports and Games;

Terms of Sale

Andre Strong Bookseller

30 day return guarantee, with full refund including shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged.

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Andre Strong Bookseller

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2008
Blue Hill, Maine
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About Andre Strong Bookseller

I buy collections of books from estates in Downeast Maine and in France. We now have 2 used book stores open year round located at 33 water st Blue Hill Me. Red Gap Books (used books) & Andre Strong Bookseller (Antiquarian)

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good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
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]
bookplate
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edges
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