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A Journey Across South America From the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean Vol. 1-4. Four volume set by  Paul MARCOY - Hardcover - 1872 - from Horizon Books (SKU: 129878)

A Journey Across South America From the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean Vol. 1-4. Four volume set

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A Journey Across South America From the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean Vol. 1-4. Four volume set

by MARCOY, Paul

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good
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London: Blackie & Son, 1872. Hardcover. Very Good. Four hardcover volumes, no jackets. Very Good for age. Ex-libris of private library. All volumes with wear and bumping to corners, exposing cardboard; wear to edges of boards; rubbing/wear to covers; some scratching to covers; wear/fraying/tears to head and foot of spine; some rubbing to spine and cover gilt; sunning to spine; wear to edges of spine; ex-libris bookplate to inside front cover; some cracking to hinges; pages browned; foxing to first and last few pages; some wear to page edge gilt. Vol. 1 with sticker with penned call number to head of spine. Vol. 2 with large patch of whitening to front cover. Vol. 3 with separated front endpaper; tan paint/glue to spine; front hinge very cracked and showing binding mesh. Vol. 4 with five tan stripes to spine; binding heavily cracked at page 286; some water stains to inside back cover and back endpaper.

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Bookseller
Horizon Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
129878
Title
A Journey Across South America From the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean Vol. 1-4. Four volume set
Author
MARCOY, Paul
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Blackie & Son
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1872
Keywords
6A
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Horizon Fine Used Books is located on Capitol Hill in Seattle, WA. Serving book lovers for more than 47 years, Horizon is Seattle's longest running independent used book store.

Glossary

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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]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[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]
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]
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]

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