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Giant

by Ferber, Edna

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good


Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1952. The American novelist Edna Ferber (1885-1968) had many of her works made into plays and movies, including this one in 1956 - directed by George Stevens and with a rather incredible cast including Elizabeth Taylor and James Dean. This is a Near Fine copy of the First Canadian Edition (stated). Uncommon thus. Black cloth binding with silver titling on the spine. Clean text; 447 pages. The dustjacket has been clipped, shows edgewear and some small chips on the spine. In an archival plastic protector.. First Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Quercus Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 004388
  • Title: Giant
  • Author: Ferber, Edna
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Canadian Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.
  • Place: Garden City
  • Date published: 1952
  • Bookseller catalogs: Modern Literature;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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