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The Importance of Living by Lin Yutang - Signed First Edition - 1937 - from DrPanglossBooks (SKU: biblio9095849)

The Importance of Living

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The Importance of Living

by Lin Yutang

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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SIGNED: first edition first printing hardcover in dust jacket (John Day/Reynal and Hitchcock, 1937) Signed by Lin Yutang on the front free end page; no prior owner marks; little age tone; tight bind; clean cloth cover bright gilt titling; short tear to cloth at spine head; dj edge wear: few short tears, little rubbing, shallow chip at spine head; flap price present B18ambibab

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bookseller
DrPanglossBooks US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
biblio9095849
Title
The Importance of Living
Author
Lin Yutang
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
good
Quantity available
1
Edition
first edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
John Day Reynal and Hitchcock
Date Published
1937

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [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]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
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]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]

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