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JOHN BROWN'S BODY by  Stephen Vincent BENET - Signed First Edition - 1928 - from Charles Agvent (SKU: 015974)

JOHN BROWN'S BODY

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JOHN BROWN'S BODY

by BENET, Stephen Vincent

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

Garden City: Doubleday, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Good only dustwrapper, missing some small pieces on the spine and split there into three pieces but still with a presentable appearance under mylar. First Trade Edition after the printing of 201 signed deluxe copies of this popular success and Pulitzer Prize winner. INSCRIBED and SIGNED "For W. L. Thompson Jr./with the best wishes of the author,/Stephen Vincent Benet/July 25 -1942."

Synopsis

An American folk-epic which depicts the events of the Civil War.

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Bookseller
Charles Agvent US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
015974
Title
JOHN BROWN'S BODY
Author
BENET, Stephen Vincent
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in a Good only dustwrapper, missing some small pieces on the spine and split there into three pieces but still with a
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday
Place of Publication
Garden City
Date Published
1928
Keywords
Signed; Modern Firsts; Pulitzer Prize; Civil War; Modern Poetry; Modern First Editions; Inscribed
Bookseller catalogs
Pulitzer Prize;

Terms of Sale

Charles Agvent

All books subject to prior sale. Payment with order; institutions may be billed. Postage additional: $11.00 for the first book, $6.00 each thereafter. Overseas postage billed at approximate cost. Pennsylvania residents must add 6% sales tax. Mastercard, Visa, and American Express accepted. We are also open to reasonable payment terms. A book may be returned within 7 days of receipt for any reason provided it is in the same condition as sent and prior notice is given. Please insure returns for their full value.

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Charles Agvent

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About Charles Agvent

We carry a diverse and select stock with major specialties including Modern and 19th Century Literary First Editions, Signed Books & Autographs (especially Presidential and Literary), and Limited Editions Club books. We have been in business since 1987 and are proud to be members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).

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