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Joseph In Egypt (Two Volumes In Slipcase) by  Thomas Mann - Hardcover - Sixth Printing - 1938 - from KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA) and Biblio.com

Joseph In Egypt (Two Volumes In Slipcase)

by Mann, Thomas

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


New York, New York: Borzoi Book - Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued. 1938. Sixth Printing. Hard Cover. 003386: No Jacket as Issued. Very Good to Fine in a Very Good Slipcase. Shiny black boards, gilt lettering on the spine and embossed title on the covers. Decorative endpapers. A previous owner's bookplate is affixed to the inside front cover of each book; however are neatly applied. Both volumes would be considered to be in Fine condition if not for these plates. Otherwise, both volumes are clean, tight, square, and bright. Bindings are so tight, the volumes appear to be unread. The slipcase is age-darkened but intact. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 x 7.75 in.: 1328 pages .
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