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The Golden Argosy by Van H. Cartmell & Charles Grayson (editors) - Hardcover - 1955 - from J.H. Gordon Books (SKU: 00178)

The Golden Argosy

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The Golden Argosy: A Collection of the Most Celebrated Short Stories in the English Language

by Van H. Cartmell & Charles Grayson (editors)

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

New York: The Dial Press, 1955, pp.656 Hardcover, missing dust jacket. Good condition, edge wear, aging toning, small stains to top and bottom edge of text block, loose hinge, gift inscription on front end paper.
Included stories by Ambrose Bierce, Willa Cather, Joseph Conrad, William Faulkner, F.S. Fitzgerald, Aldous Huxley, Kipling, Maugham, Dorothy Parker, John Steinbeck, and others.


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J.H. Gordon Books CA (CA)
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The Golden Argosy
Van H. Cartmell & Charles Grayson (editors)
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Used - Good-
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The Dial Press
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New York
Date published
short stories, English Literature, Fiction, collections
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Hamilton, Ontario
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About J.H. Gordon Books

J.H. Gordon Books is a small boutique shop in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada selling general fiction and non-fiction titles, classic literature, Canadiana, history, philosophy and social sciences. We sell both reading copies and collectible books.


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Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.

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