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Hedda Gabler and The Master Builder (The Collected Works of Henrik Ibsen: Volume X).

by Henrik Ibsen

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New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons, 1907. Hardcover First Edition Thus (1907), Later Printing (1909). Very Good: shows very light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; very slight spine lean; sunning to the red cloth over boards at the backstrip (the gilt titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible, but perhaps not so bold as when the book was new); a couple of faint water droplet-stain at the backstrip; former owner's name (or is that a scribble) has been nearly completely erased at the upper front free endpaper; faint water stains at the top edge of the text block. The binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor unobtrusive flaws. Despite these flaws, remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.45 x 5.15 x 1.15 inches). xxxv, 365 pages. Translated with Introuctions by William Archer and Edmund Gosse. Language: English. Weight: 18.6 ounces. Rust-Red cloth over boards with gilt embossed autograph of the author at the front panel and gilt titles at the backstrip. First Edition Thus (1907), Later Printing (1909). Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.
  • Seller: Black Cat Hill Books US (US)
  • Seller Inventory #: 51373
  • Title: Hedda Gabler and The Master Builder (The Collected Works of Henrik Ibsen: Volume X).
  • Author: Henrik Ibsen
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition Thus (1907), Later Printing (1909).
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons,
  • Place: New York, NY
  • Date published: 1907.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature: World; Authors E-J;

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