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History of Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great.

by J.B. Bury

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New York, NY Random House: Modern Library Giant, 1937. Hardcover First Modern Library Giant Edition (1937), so stated. First Modern Library Giant Edition (1937), so stated. Very Good-: shows moderate wear to the extremities, with fraying appearing at the corner tips of the front panel; very slight bowing to the front board; former owner's attractive bookplate affixed to the front pastedown endpaper; moderate rubbing and faint soiling to rust-red cloth over boards; the backstrip is very lightly sunned, though the silver titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible; the endpapers are tanned and the outside edges of the last fifty pages or so are somewhat scuffed. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. A moderately used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing noticeable wear. NOT a Remainder. NOT a Book-Club Edition. NOT an Ex-Library copy. Squarish 8vo. (8.25 x 5.75 x 2 inches). xxii, 885 pages. Liberally illustrated in Black & White. Fold-out Maps. Language: English. Weight; 1 pound, 15.4 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ.




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