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HISTORY OF MANON LESCAUT AND THE CHEVALIERDES GRIEUR IN THREE VOLUMES  [VOLS I & III ONLY] by D C Moylan; edited by Edmund Goldsmid - Paperback - 1886 - from poor mans books and Biblio.com

HISTORY OF MANON LESCAUT AND THE CHEVALIERDES GRIEUR IN THREE VOLUMES [VOLS I & III ONLY]

by D C Moylan; edited by Edmund Goldsmid

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Edinburgh: Privately Printed. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1886. Paperback. Collectanea Adamantaea; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 66, 91 pages; HISTORY OF MANON LESCAUT AND THE CHEVALIERDES GRIEUR IN THREE VOLUMES [VOLS I & III ONLY] This is the original printing produced in printed vellum dustwrappers. This is one of a series that was edited by Edmund Goldsmid, mostly from previously unpublished original manuscripts, both historical narratives and literature and , it is said, in small editions of only 75-275. Text edges uncut [unopened]. Provenance- From the notable rare book collection of collector Alex M Hudnut with penciled shelf notation from him [or his assistant]. Partially printed in red and black. Vellum darkened with light chipping. WorldCat locates 4 copies. .
Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: poor mans books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 29358
  • Title: HISTORY OF MANON LESCAUT AND THE CHEVALIERDES GRIEUR IN THREE VOLUMES [VOLS I & III ONLY]
  • Author: D C Moylan; edited by Edmund Goldsmid
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Privately Printed
  • Place: Edinburgh
  • Date published: 1886
  • Bookseller catalogs: Private Press;


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12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
chipping
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edges
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jacket
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vellum
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