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Illinois by  Allan Nevins - First Edition - 1917 - from Bucks County Bookshop  IOBA (SKU: 22322)

Illinois

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Illinois

by Nevins, Allan

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

New York Oxford University Press, 1917, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. American College and University series: this is the "first history of the University of Illinois ever written." -- Hardcover, beautifully gilt-decorated black cloth, TEG top-edge-gilt. Condition: overall book is very good, but: cloth worn at spine foot; corners bumped; pages roughly cut; the paper dust jacket is present but tattered. -- Very early (apparently his first) book publication by the noted Pulitzer Prize winning historian Allan Nevins 1890-1971, a significant addition to your collection of important Americana.

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Bookseller
Bucks County Bookshop IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
22322
Title
Illinois
Author
Nevins, Allan
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1917
Bookseller catalogs
History - United States;

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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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]
spine
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jacket
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Cloth
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