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Immortal Wheat

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Immortal Wheat

by Kathleen Wallace

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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William Heinemann Ltd., 1951. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. 1951. First Edition. 253 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over pink cloth with gilt lettering. Mostly clean pages with light tanning and foxing to endpapers and page edges. Former owner's name on front paste-down, with rubbing and a few small nicks to text block edges. Occasional finger marking throughout. Marginalia to title page. Slightly cracked guttering with binding remaining firm. Slight tanning along spine and board edges. Mild rub wear to surfaces and edges with crushing to spine ends and bumps to corners. Boards are bowed. Chipped dust jacket has a few moderate creases, scuffs and tears. Noticeable tanning and foxing. Rubbing with shelf wear. Flaps are unclipped.

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Bookseller
World of Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
1561037293IEV
Title
Immortal Wheat
Author
Kathleen Wallace
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good/Acceptable
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Heinemann Ltd.
Date published
1951

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cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[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]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, 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]
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]
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
Bumps
Indicates that the affected part of the book has been impacted in such a way so as to cause a flattening, indention, or light...[more]
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is...[more]
flap(s)
The portion of a book cover or cover jacket that folds into the book from front to back.  The flap can contain biographical...[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]
paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an...[more]
marginalia
Marginalia, in brief, are notes written in the margins, or beside the text of a book by a previous owner.  This is very...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.

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