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FUN BY THE TON by Edward Allen and F. Beverly Kelley - Hardcover - Signed - 1941 - from Andre Strong Bookseller (SKU: 5189)

FUN BY THE TON

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FUN BY THE TON

by Edward Allen and F. Beverly Kelley

  • Used
  • very good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Very Good/fair
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Blue Hill, Maine
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About This Item

5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. viii, 116 pgs. Memoir of working with elephants in the circus. Signed with cordial dedication by Kelley, in blue ink on half title pg. Gray cloth boards with red lettering on cover and spine. Photo endpapers. Numerous B&W illus. Condition of book is VERY GOOD+ ; slight bumping to corners and ends of spine, no edge wear, covers extremely fresh and clean. Binding tight, text perfect. DJ condition is FAIR ; front flap missing, price not clipped at back ($2.00). Edges chipped and worn, open tear base of spine, several small closed tears, large closed tear along spine, slightly faded with a few stcker marks, but not bad and well protected now in a new Mylar wrapper. Great photos of the days when circuses really laid on the big animal acts. Memoir. RGR.

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Bookseller
Andre Strong Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
5189
Title
FUN BY THE TON
Author
Edward Allen and F. Beverly Kelley
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
fair
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Hastings House
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1941
Bookseller catalogs
Memoirs;

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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tight
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half title
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New
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Cloth
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edges
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