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JOHN INGLESANT (2 VOLUMES COMPLETE) A Romance by John Henry Shorthouse - Hardcover - 1881 - from Andre Strong Bookseller (SKU: 1445)

JOHN INGLESANT (2 VOLUMES COMPLETE) A Romance

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JOHN INGLESANT (2 VOLUMES COMPLETE) A Romance

by John Henry Shorthouse

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  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good +
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London: Macmillan, 1881. Hardcover. Very Good +. Vol. 1- 266 pages. Vol. 2- 298 pages. 6 x 9 in. Each volume in green half calf binding with marbled boards, spine with red, brown and black binding with gilt lettering and five raised bands, marbled end papers, top edge of text block gilt. Condition of the book is VERY GOOD+: Spine of each volume is in near perfect condition, covers show some wear esp. to corners. Small bookplate of David B. Ogden on inside of front cover, light foxing on edge of text block and on edges of a few pages in each volume, binding very tight. Vol. 1- has a water stain on cover, some light lifting of the marbled cover board and overall shows slightly more wear than Vol. 2.

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Bookseller
Andre Strong Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1445
Title
JOHN INGLESANT (2 VOLUMES COMPLETE) A Romance
Author
John Henry Shorthouse
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Macmillan
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1881
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Andre Strong Bookseller

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Blue Hill, Maine
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About Andre Strong Bookseller

I buy collections of books from estates in Downeast Maine and in France. We now have 2 used book stores open year round located at 33 water st Blue Hill Me. Red Gap Books (used books) & Andre Strong Bookseller (Antiquarian)

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

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]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
Marbled boards
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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]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[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]
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]
e.p.
The double leaves bound into a book at the front and rear after ...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]

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