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K

by Rinehart, Mary Roberts

Condition: Poor/No Jacket


Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1915. Advance Reading Copy . Hardcover. Poor/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Chambers, Charles E.. Stamped on front cover: Advance Complimentary Copy. Binding is loose and hinges cracked. Frontispiece and tissue guard are missing. Binding worn torn and stained.


The Street stretched away north and south in two lines of ancient houses that seemed to meet in the distance. The man found it infinitely inviting. It had the well-worn look of an old coat, shabby but comfortable. The thought of coming there to live pleased him. Surely here would be peace - long evenings in which to read, quiet nights in which to sleep and forget. It was an impression of home, really, that it gave.


  • Seller: Granada Bookstore (Member IOBA) US (US)
  • Seller: Inventory #: 003696
  • Title: K
  • Author: Rinehart, Mary Roberts
  • Illustrator:Chambers, Charles E.
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Poor
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Advance Reading Copy
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
  • Place: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
  • Date published: 1915
  • Keywords: FICTION, MYSTERY
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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