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Kindling by Nevil Shute - Hardcover - First US - 1938 - from Bujoldfan (SKU: 12312003kindlingcar)

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Kindling

by Nevil Shute

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New York: William Morrow, 1938. First US. Hardcover. Good. First US edition. Good book, missing dust jacket. Beige cloth covered boards, with gold print on front in red bar with three thin red bands and a red star above and below it; gold print on the spine with three thin red bands above and below the title, and red stars on each side. Some darkening to the spine, and a couple of minor spots on the boards. Minor toning to end papers. Pages clean and unmarked. William Morrow & Company, first edition (stated). 1938, New York. 279 pages. 8vo (5.75"" x 8.25"") First US edition; first edition was published in 1938 in the UK by Cassell as Ruined City. An industrialist brings life back to an economically depressed city by restarting the shipyard. Loosely based on the author's life in the aviation industry.

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Details

Bookseller
Bujoldfan US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
12312003kindlingcar
Title
Kindling
Author
Nevil Shute
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First US
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Morrow
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1938
Keywords
Ruined City
Bookseller catalogs
First editions; literature;
Size
8vo

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jacket
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First Edition
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Cloth
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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]

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