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The History of Tom Jones: A Foundling by Henry Fielding - Hardcover - 1943 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA (SKU: 408)

The History of Tom Jones: A Foundling

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The History of Tom Jones: A Foundling

by Henry Fielding

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
Near fine/very good
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This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Gridley, California
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About This Item

New York: Illustrated Modern Library, 1943. 1/4 cloth. Near fine/very good. Warren Chappell. A near fine Illustrated Modern Library edition in a very good, original slipcase. Blue quarter cloth under blue paper boards with fine Warren Chappell illustration centerpiece on cover. Top edge painted blue. 3 digit number neatly inked on first free end paper. Small Levinson's book store label on back pastedown. Decorative crown inner end band is loosening, but does not affect the binding, which is sturdy and square. Slipcase shows no splits or tears, and is heavily rubbed at all edges with some loss to burgundy paper. Full color plates and illustrations, 884 [1] pp. Duodecimo, 5 x 7 1/2 inches tall.


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Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
The History of Tom Jones: A Foundling
Henry Fielding
Warren Chappell
1/4 cloth
Book condition
Used - Near fine
Jacket condition
very good
Quantity available
Illustrated Modern Library
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
classics, literature, orphan, modern library
Bookseller catalogs
Literature & Classics;

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Uncommon Works, IOBA

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since: 2014
Gridley, California
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About Uncommon Works, IOBA

Member, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.


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