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It's a Boy's World by  August Derleth - Signed First Edition - 1948 - from Old Bookshelf (SKU: 004304)

It's a Boy's World

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It's a Boy's World

by Derleth, August

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Sauk City, Wisconsin: Stanton and Lee, 1948. 107pp. Grey pictorial boards. Spine very slightly faded, endpapers age-darkened, book is clean and sound. Unclipped dust jacket is torn along folds, darkened and chipped, but is overall complete. A comics-like pencil sketch by Dwiggins INSCRIBED AND SIGNED "Dwig" on front pastedown. Text is profusely illustrated throughout by Dwiggins.. Signed by Artist. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. Illus. by Clare Victor Dwiggins. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Details

Bookseller
Old Bookshelf US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
004304
Title
It's a Boy's World
Author
Derleth, August
Illustrator
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Stanton and Lee
Place of Publication
Sauk City, Wisconsin
Date published
1948
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry; Signed; Humor;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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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]
jacket
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12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
First Edition
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