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Heinrich Heine: Paradox and Poet The Life

by Untermeyer, Louis

Condition: Good+/Good

Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1937. Light damp stains on top outer corners of early pages, damp stains along about 1/4" outer edges of late pages, pages lightly wavy, bookplate of former owner inside front cover, corners curve in at tips, tops of pp. 176-177 discolored from Metro ticket laid in as bookmark, name of former owner written on front endpage. Dust jacket has 1/2" chips on head and heel corners, 1/2" outer edge of front panel faded from rose to tan color, 1" tear on top rear spine conrer, other small creases and tears near edges. Blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. 403 pages.. Stated First. Hard Cover. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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