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by Ferber, Edna

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Garden City: Doubleday and Company, Inc, 1952. First Edition. Octavo; VG-/VG-; blue/red spine, tan text; jacket has age toning, rubbing on from and back, chipping on the head and tail of spine, chipping on the head front/back edge, staining on the back, unclipped, and has protective mylar cover; boards have bumping on the head and tail of spine, age toning, light wear to front and back hinges, light water damage on the front and back boards; textblock stained red on top edge, has age toning; interior pages have age toning; pp 447. Full-priced Rockville.

  • Bookseller: Second Story Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 14-436-1290041
  • Title: Giant
  • Author: Ferber, Edna
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Doubleday and Company, Inc
  • Place: Garden City
  • Date published: 1952


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