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I Married Adventure by  Osa Johnson - First Edition - 1940 - from Garnet Books (SKU: 002415)

I Married Adventure

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I Married Adventure

by Johnson, Osa

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good +
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New York, NY: J. B. Lippincott, 1940. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +. 8vo. 376 p. Bound in brown and cream zebra-patterned cloth, 'Adventure' in italics on front cover and spine, deckle edge, top-edge stained red. Lacking dust jacket. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Very Good+, internally clean, minor abrasions to lower edges of binding and lower edge of rear endpapers, hinges strong and sound, small, light smudge above title on spine, rubbing and wear to extremities. Excellent copy.

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On Jul 28 2017, a reader said:
I saw the Johnsons present their travel movies when I was very young. My grandparents took me, and the book was on their shelf....now on mine. I love this book and have read it many times. The story of their romance is charming, and her courage at a young age is amazing. You may often see it in decorator/design magazines, because of the beautiful zebra print cloth cover.

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Details

bookseller
Garnet Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
002415
Title
I Married Adventure
Author
Johnson, Osa
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J. B. Lippincott
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Date Published
1940
Keywords
Travel Africa
Bookseller catalogs
Travel; Biography and Autobiography;

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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
Deckle edge
Deckle edge is the feathered edge of a page. Traditionally and historically, this was a side effect of the process of making... [More]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [More]
good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.

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