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The Hand of the Potter: A Tragedy in Four Acts by  Theodore Herman Albert (1871-1945) Dreiser - First edition, Second State - 1918 - from The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB (SKU: BOOKS001580)

The Hand of the Potter: A Tragedy in Four Acts

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The Hand of the Potter: A Tragedy in Four Acts

by Dreiser, Theodore Herman Albert (1871-1945)

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  • hardcover
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209 pages. Small octavo (7 3/4" x 5 3/4") bound in original publisher's quarter brow cloth with dark green lettering to spine and cover over green boards. First edition, second state with half-title tipped to stub. Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser (August 27, 1871 December 28, 1945) was an American novelist and journalist. He pioneered the naturalist school and is known for portraying characters whose value lies not in their moral code, but in their persistence against all obstacles, and literary situations that more closely resemble studies of nature than tales of choice and agency. Condition: Chip at front edge, spine heal bumped, lightly soiled else about very good lacking jacket.

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Bookseller
The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
BOOKS001580
Title
The Hand of the Potter: A Tragedy in Four Acts
Author
Dreiser, Theodore Herman Albert (1871-1945)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - About very good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition, Second State
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Boni & Liveright
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1918
Keywords
PLAYS
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Literature;
Size
Small octavo

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[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]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
second state
used in book collecting to refer to a first edition, but after some change has been made in the printing, such as a correction,...[more]
soiled
Generally refers to minor discoloration or staining.

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