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Ida by  J. H Cooke - First edition - 1912 - from Bird's Books (SKU: 1008)

Ida

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Ida: or The Mystery of the Nun's Grave at Vale Royal Abbey Cheshire

by Cooke, J. H

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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Warrington: Mackie & co Ltd, 1912. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. Quarto edition limited to 300 copies. 4to, original half cream parchment and yellow cloth boards, with titles on front and spine in black. Top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. Xxxii + 381pp, illustrated with 34 plates. Contemporary and later owner's inscription on front free endpaper. Very occasional mild foxing, generally excellent condition inside. ***Over 1kg and may require extra overseas postage***

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Details

Bookseller
Bird's Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
1008
Title
Ida
Author
Cooke, J. H
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Mackie & co Ltd
Place of Publication
Warrington
Date published
1912
Keywords
nun, cheshire, local mystery, dissolved monastries, monks, Vale Royal Abbey, Norton Priory, Runcorn, nunnery
Bookseller catalogs
Historical & Antiquity;

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Parchment
Pages or book covering made from a prepared animal skin. Parchment describes any animal skin used for books, while vellum is a...[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]
top edge gilt
Top edge gilt refers to the practice of applying gold or a gold-like finish to the top of the text block (the edges the...[more]
quarto
The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
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]

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