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Grasp at Straws: A Sergeant Cass Harty Detective Story by Joel Y Dane - Hardcover - 1938 - from World of Rare Books (SKU: 1571063666DPB)

Grasp at Straws: A Sergeant Cass Harty Detective Story

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Grasp at Straws: A Sergeant Cass Harty Detective Story

by Joel Y Dane

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

Published for the Crime Club, Inc., by Doubleday,, 1938. Hardcover. Good. 1938. 261 pages. No dust jacket. Grey cloth. Moderate tanning, with light foxing and marking to pages. Noticeable tanning to rough-cut text block edges. Heavy tanning to pastedowns and endpapers, with inscriptions to front. Boards have moderate shelf wear, with heavy rubbing and marking. Heavy bumping to corners and crushing to spine ends, causing cloth to fray. Book has noticeable forward lean. Moderate tanning overall.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller's Inventory #
1571063666DPB
Title
Grasp at Straws: A Sergeant Cass Harty Detective Story
Author
Joel Y Dane
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Published for the Crime Club, Inc., by Doubleday,
Date Published
1938

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Glossary

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
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 book.... [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]
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
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